Working Time Arrangements

Anyone with children, a relative in need of care, a long commute, a second gig or even a special hobby appreciates a less rigid working schedule, one that doesn't require physical presence from 9 am to 5 pm, five days a week. Learn how various organizations offer flex-time and the opportunity to work remotely. How do they and their employees benefit and what are the signs that flex-time can be a mixed blessing.


Bureau of Labor Statistics

US Dept of Labor, 2018

The Complete Guide to Working on a Remote Team

Megan Berry

Medium, 2017

Traditional Work Isn’t Working
It’s Time for the 9 to 5 to Retire

Diane Mulcahy

Catalant, 2017

A Total Rethink of How Work Should Work

John Battelle

NewCo Shift, 2017

How to Work with Virtual Staff to Buy More Time, Become More Productive, and Build Your Dream Business

Chris Ducker

BenBella, 2014

8 and the Future of Work

Scott Berkun

Jossey-Bass, 2013

Don’t Blame the Smartphone

Jennifer J. Deal

Center for Creative Leadership © 2015, 2013

Maximizing Virtual Work

Jocelyn Lincoln

Kelly Services, Inc. © 2015, 2015


Annemarie Slaughter

TED, 2013

Organizing for Workplace Flexibility and the Transformation of Family Life

Jocelyn Elise Crowley

Cornell UP, 2013