Tag Archives: Professor Cary Cooper

Flexible working – Can you put the genie back in the bottle?

The newly appointed Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying just this and shocked the business world and her staff with the announcement last week banning the practice of working from home. The staff memo, which was leaked to the press, … Continue reading

Should the working week be shortened?

The recent announcement that Gambia were shortening their working week and making Friday a rest day caused a flurry of reports & blogs.  To us, stipulating a Monday to Thursday work pattern goes against the 24/7 culture, which continues to … Continue reading