A study has revealed that most employers do offer their workers
flexible hours and the option to work from home if they need
According to the "Work and Life: How business is striking the right
balance" survey, firms across the UK are embracing the idea of
flexible hours, which is good news for graduates who are not looking for a nine-to-five office
The figures were revealed by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)
which found that out of 400 businesses asked, 90 per cent were
Three in five bosses added that letting people work in their own
time had improved productivity within the workplace and in many
cases, meant less people had left to find jobs elsewhere.
Those employers who were less keen on the idea cited the
administrative burden of new policies as the main reason not to
offer flexible hours to employees.
Sally Low of the BCC said: "The majority of respondents to our
survey are embracing flexibility because they understand the
benefits of providing it to employees, reporting improvements in
employee relations and productivity."
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