Changing Employment Patterns and Practices

Topics: Economics

Changing Employment Patterns and Practices

Changing Patterns & Practices of Employment

  • Organizations are evolving to meet the ever changing business environment;
  • Employment practices are also changing
  • Working from home
  • Tele-working
  • Flexi-time
  • Part-time
  • Job sharing
  • Contract workers (Hired for a period of time)

Flexible work structures

  • ’Flexible working’ describes any working pattern adapted to suit your needs
  • Flexi-time: choosing when to work (there’s usually a core period time during which you have to work)
  • Staggered hours: different starting, break and finishing times for employees in the same workplace
  • Homeworking: working from home
  • Part time: working less than the normal hours, perhaps by working fewer days per week

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