The Custom-Fit Workplace: Choose When, Where, and How to Work and Boost Your Bottom Line

The Custom-Fit Workplace: Choose When, Where, and How to Work and Boost Your Bottom Line

by Joan Blades, Nanette Fondas

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470633533
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 08/09/2010
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 9.50(w) x 11.04(h) x 0.85(d)

About the Author

Joan Blades (bottom) is co-founder of MomsRising.org, MoveOn.org, and the software company BerkeleySystems. Nominated one of Time magazine's Most Influential People, she was named 2003 Woman of the Year by Ms. magazine.

Nanette Fondas (top) is author of award-winning articles and research on management, organizations, and work. Featured regularly in The Huffington Post, Yes! Magazine, and her blog, MomsRising.org, she earned a doctorate from Harvard Business School and a master's from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.

Table of Contents

1 Work Is Not Working: The Case for The Custom-Fit Workplace.

2 The Custom-Fit Workplace: Business Benefits.

3 Flexibility at Work: The Basics of Custom Fit.

4 Virtually Perfect: The Promises of Remote Work.

5 Off-Ramps and On-Ramps: Job and Career Lane Changes.

6 Contract Work and On-Demand Talent: A Fit for Some.

7 When Babies Go to Work: A Simple Solution to a Common Need.

8 A More Perfect Union: The New Face of Labor and Custom Fits.

9 From High Stress to High Commitment: Workplaces Rooted in Respect.

10 The Custom-Fit Future: Moving Forward.

Notes.

Acknowledgments.

About the Authors.

Index.

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