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What is meant by flexitime?
This is when staff get to choose their hours but they have a number of hours they must work in a week or month.
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What is meant by teleworking?
This is when staff work from home and send work to the business over the internet etc
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What is meant by hot desking?
This is when staff share desks, for example when they aren't there someone will use a desk and when they are they will find a desk that is free. Staff don't get their own work space.
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What is meant by teleconferencing?
This is when businesses or people hold meetings via skype or facetime etc. They can do this anywhere at anytime but they must have wifi connection.
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Give 3 reasons, for and against, about hot desking.
It saves office space and therefore saves money (a), prevents staff from personalising desks (d), cause health and safety problems if someone has a special desk requirement.
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What is better, flexitime or teleworking?
Flexitime because they can still be monitored.
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