Ah, the dreaded snow day, a Chief Operating Officer’s worst nightmare. Can you count on your employees to get their work done from home? What will be the impact on the business? While a snow day can certainly be detrimental to a company’s productivity and revenues, there are some silver linings.
In my work as a talent development professional, I interview many people of all ages and backgrounds, but there is one question that comes up in every interview: are there flexible scheduling opportunities? Last year, a large-scale survey of U.S. companies estimated that approximately 45% of businesses with more than 50 employees offer some type […]