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Values and alternative work schedules

Lynn Rosener

Values and alternative work schedules

by Lynn Rosener

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Published by SRI International, Values and Lifestyles Program in Menlo Park, CA (333 Ravenswood Ave., Menlo Park 94025) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hours of labor, Flexible,
  • Part-time employment,
  • Social values,
  • Personality and occupation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAlternative work schedules.
    Statementby Lynn Rosener.
    SeriesVALS report ;, no. 35
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5109 .R67 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 27 leaves ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3114699M
    LC Control Number82223537

    An alternative work schedule, or “AWS,” refers to a compressed or flexible work schedule. Two common AWSs are the so-called “4/10” or “9/80” schedules. Under a 4/10 schedule, employees work 10 hours a day for four days and receive no daily overtime, but receive an additional day off. A 9/80 schedule compresses 80 hours of work into.   There are many advantages to an employee working an alternative work schedule but, for an employer to institute alternative work schedules, the organization also has to benefit from the arrangement. The obvious benefits are the employers’ ability to accommodate the needs of high performance employees and thus retain those employees.

    The schedule of values, and the work amounts and costs listed, represent the cash flow on a construction project. Unscheduled overruns can spell disaster, even for contractors that are generally well-prepared to manage cash flow issues. Contractors rely on a schedule of values to ensure the work is progressing as it should. SCHEDULE OF VALUES INSTRUCTIONS. This document explains the process for creating and uploading a Schedule of Values (Cost Item Breakdown). Contractors should use the Excel spreadsheet template distributed in the Pre-Construction Package. The spreadsheet must be saved as file before uploading to WisBuild.

      A work schedule is imperative to getting work done in a well-organized manner. Most employers draw up work schedules that aim to reduce labor cost and get the maximum amount of work accomplished in the allotted time. Meeting Deadlines. When you are working under a deadline, a work schedule is a valuable structure that ensures the deadline will.   For example, if the employees appear for work at 7 a.m., take a minute off-duty meal period at 11 a.m., and leave at 5 p.m., the total hours worked are hours. Alternative Workweek Rules. In addition, the alternative workweek regulations require that employees work the schedule they elected—in this case a full hour day.


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Values and alternative work schedules by Lynn Rosener Download PDF EPUB FB2

Alternative work arrangements, such as flexible scheduling, working from home, and part-time work are a common and by some measures a growing feature of the U.S. labor market.1 While these arrangements may facilitate work-life balance, they are not necessarily worker-friendly.

Many jobs have irregular schedules. Alternative work schedules are established for entire groups of employees; individuals can’t request and work alternative schedules unless they have been approved for their operating unit as a whole.

If your unit is on a compressed schedule, and that causes a hardship for you, you can ask to be exempted from the schedule. Definitions. Alternate work schedules (AWS) is an umbrella term that refers to compressed work schedules and flexible work schedules.

Compressed work schedule means a fixed work schedule (no flexible time bands) in which an employee can complete the biweekly work requirement in less than 10 working days. Flexible schedule means one of several types of work schedules all of which.

Alternative Work Schedules (AWS) refer to a variety of schedule options that provide an alternative to the standard am to pm workweek. AWS is available to NIH employees with supervisory approval. Adjustable work hours can assist employees in balancing the demands of the workplace with their personal responsibilities and as well as help.

The following are examples of appropriate requests for alternative work schedules. This is meant as a guide and is not an all inclusive listing. Flex Time (Staggered hours) • Options of hours to be worked (for /2 hour employee): a.m.

to p.m. (½ hr. lunch) or p.m. (1 hour lunch). Alternative Work Schedule Guidelines General Statement: Department Directors can approve an alternative work schedule for non-faculty employees to support the efficiency of university operations and/or to offer those employees greater flexibility in their work schedule.

Alternative work schedules differ from the traditional 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A flexible work schedule is an alternative to the traditional 9 to 5, hour work week.

It allows employees to vary their arrival and/or departure times. Under some policies, employees must work a prescribed number of hours a pay period and be present during a daily "core time." The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not address flexible work schedules.

A flexible schedule allows an employee to work hours that differ from the average company start and stop time. An appreciated benefit, flexible work schedules allow employees to maintain work and life balance. Different flexible work schedules suit different employees' busy lives.

We value your privacy. Although many organizations offer alternative work schedules, there is little research on the benefits and drawbacks of these schedules. This book offers a uniquely. An alternative work schedule under which a full time employee fulfills an hour basic work requirement in four hour days in each of the two weeks of the pay period.

Flexitour. An established tour of duty which is different from the official hours of work excluding shift schedules. Alternative schedules and flexible schedules give employees more control over their lives and help with finding that work-life balance. Working a schedule that works around your life or when you choose it opens up those hours to do as you please whether it be work another job, go to appointments, go to the gym, volunteer, or spend time with.

In book: Maynard's Industrial Engineering Handbook (pp ) Edition: 4ty Edition; Chapter: Alternative Work Schedules and Productivity. A 9/80 Schedule. A 9/80 work schedule allows the employee to work 80 hours over a two week period. For example, the employee may work eight nine-hour days and one eight-hour day in a two week period.

This type of schedule allows the employee to gain a full hour pay period without working the standard hour work week. Rotating Schedule. In my one-on-one strategy work with numerous CEOs, our first order of business is to always revisit the core values, mission, and vision.

These three. Alternative Workweeks: Productivity vs. Employee Benefit. By Joyce P. Lorick. Public agency managers face increasingly limited public funds with demands for increased accountability and greater pressures for transparency of choices for employee work schedules.

As a result, alternative work schedules (AWS) have become increasingly popular. EXAMPLES CONTINUED Common Compressed Work Schedules for traditional hour work weeks are: 4/ Four hour days (35 hours) 4/10 Four hour days (40 hours) 4/varied Three 10 hour days, One hour day ( hours) Another popular option is a 9 day/two week work arrangement, which allows for two weeks of work.

The degree of flexibility in designing alternative work schedules for non-exempt staff is limited by the provisions of the FLSA, University policy, and collective bargaining agreements.

For specific advice regarding alternative work schedules for staff in a bargaining. Employees generally love Alternative Workweek Schedules.

They prefer, for example, working four hour days to working five eight-hour days. They work the same number of hours but they get an additional day off and less time commuting. A work schedule should be able to properly reflect one’s responsibilities and performance at a given time.

To do so, you must identify who the work schedule is for. Once that is done, it might be necessary to specify the given roles and responsibilities that will take place within the schedule. Compressed Work Week – Alternative work schedule option enabling employees to work 40 hours in fewer than five days a week.

Hours of Operation - State law as cited within Texas Government Code, Title 6, Chapterdefines normal hours of operation for state agencies, including institutions of higher education, between the hours of Missing: Values. Alternative Work Schedules: Recent Research & Practice. One of the interesting phenomena in the world of innovation is how something old can become new again.

This is certainly the case with alternative work schedules. While technically not a new program, alternative work schedules, such as the four-ten hour workweek, have seen a recent resurgence.ALTERNATIVE WORK SCHEDULES.

MBA Leading Orgs and People. Professor Daniel Green II. Executive Summary. The Federal Employees Flexible and Compressed Work Schedules Act ofauthorizes a versatile and innovative work scheduling program for use in the Federal Government.Alternative Work Schedules are being offered to enhance work-life balance for employees as well as to ease the burden of costly commutes.

An Alternative Work Schedule (AWS) is a change from a traditional 8-hour work week. The AWS options include Flextime, Compressed work weeks, or Teleworking. About Alternative Work Schedule.