Contradictions surrounding telework: Advantages and challenges for the employee and organization.
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Contradictions surrounding telework: Advantages and challenges for the employee and organization.

Workplace flexibility has received considerable attention in recent years, nurturing a discussion about the potential benefits and drawbacks from flexible work. Many are the promises, but so are also the challenges. Dr. Sebastian Boell (at University of Sydney Business School) and his colleagues lay out on the table advantages, challenges and contradictions of the transformative nature … Continue reading

Has technology surpassed the management skill set?
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Has technology surpassed the management skill set?

Guest blog post by Dr. E. Glenn Dutcher The demise of recent high profile flexible work programs at Yahoo and Best Buy is attention grabbing because technology companies, the assumed leaders in technology-based management, are killing technology based programs. This raises the question – If high tech companies can’t make these programs work, who can? Should … Continue reading