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Future work : changing organisational culture for the new world of work

Author: Alison Maitland; Peter Thomson
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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The way we work is overdue for change. This expanded and updated edition of the global bestseller sets out the compelling case for a revolution in organizational cultures and working practices, to boost output, cut costs, give employees more freedom over how they work and contribute to a greener economy. Featuring insightful new case studies and updates on fast-moving trends, this book provides a clear framework and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Maitland, Alison.
Future work.
Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
(DLC) 2013478632
(OCoLC)868079635
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Maitland; Peter Thomson
ISBN: 9781137367167 1137367164 9781306551595 1306551595
OCLC Number: 874558186
Notes: Previous edition: 2011.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
1. Flexibility As A Uniting Force Between People And Generations At Work --
2. The Evolution Of Technology And Its Uses At Work --
3. From Workplace To Meeting Place: Emerging Organizational Models --
4. What Today's Managers Say About The New World Of Work And The Challenges They Face --
5. Making Change: How Organizational Culture Can Be Adapted To Enable Remote Working And Other --
6. Empowering Work Arrangements --
7. Think Flexibly: A Step-By-Step Guide To Introducing And Managing New Ways Of Working --
8. Managing Remote Teams And Virtual Teams Across Borders --
9. Making It Work For Organizations --
10. Making it Happen for Individual Managers --
11. The Way Ahead: Projections For The Future (From Workplace To Workspace).
Responsibility: Alison Maitland and Peter Thomson.

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The way we work is overdue for change. This newly updated guide to the challenges you will face in the 21st century world of work sets out a compelling case for change in organizational cultures and  Read more...

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