flexi time

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flexi time

An arrangement in UK hospitals that organises working days or shifts to better fit the needs of the service and the personal circumstances of the employee, enabling the employee to work longer hours at certain times and shorter hours at others, providing that the employee works a minimum number of hours over a set period.

Pros
Helps employees achieve a good work-life balance; helps manage schedules around holidays and seasons.
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The key to a successful transition to flex scheduling is to change from what Baker calls "task-oriented" management to "outcome-oriented" management.
In Baker's view, trusting employees to manage their time is both an outcome of flex scheduling and an input.
NBC does not have any Redskins games scheduled -- the late-season flex scheduling could change that -- but the team certainly will be mentioned on its NFL telecasts this season.
Organizations can enhance benefit packages by offering on-site child care, concierge services, flex scheduling and housing allowances, among other things.
Today's top talent still value competitive wages and standard benefits like health insurance and 401Ks, but advantages like flex scheduling are ever more important to the leaders of tomorrow.
Many companies have been offering flex scheduling or maybe even work-from-home options for some time, but the companies being showcased at this event will discuss benefits they are offering to their employees.