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Fancy Shrinking Your Week with Compressed Hours?

Is less more when it comes to productivity at work?

A month after changes to flexible working legislation, and employers have faced a rise in requests for flexible working. 341 more words

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No more 9.00-3.30

Previously, we have explored the changes to School Summer Holidays, but recently I read about a school who has taken the power to change the school day much further than might have been expected. 547 more words


Should We All Just Forget About Work/Life Balance?

Does the quest for a ‘perfect ‘balance’ set us up for failure?

It’s been hard to ignore the recent debate over the issue of work/life balance. 572 more words

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Ever Decreasing Circles

Just as the earth constantly revolves around the sun (if you believe this revolutionary theory) so, it seems to me, trends, fashions and social mores follow a similar trajectory. 528 more words


The end of ‘nine to five’?

THE traditional “nine to five” office job could soon be an endangered species as research reveals that only 14 per cent of UK workers want to work in a traditional environment in the future. 132 more words

Human Resources

It's a man's world...

I know I’ve been absent from The Prompt for a few weeks. Somehow inspiration has failed me. But I saw this week’s prompt – the saying above – and I wanted to think about it because I think it is an interesting and controversial one. 738 more words

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