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65-minute live streaming program
  • December 6
  • 1:00 - 2:05 pm EST

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Flexible Work Environments: New Considerations in an Evolving Workplace

December 6

Determine the best flexible work options for your organization and learn how to implement your program effectively and efficiently.

The pandemic has prompted a demand among present workers and job applicants for more flexibility in their work environments. Not all employers are prepared to meet that demand, expecting workers to go right back to central office locations as though no pandemic changed fundamental work expectations among workers and job applicants. This presentation will help employers and employees alike rethink how work can be productively done and how to establish flexible work environments that are appealing to workers and productive for employers.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to define what is meant by a flexible work environment.
  • You will be able to describe how to establish a flexible work environment in the office.
  • You will be able to describe how to establish a flexible work environment at home or in remote locations.
  • You will be able to discuss why designing flexible work environments is so important for attracting and retaining talented workers.

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Agenda

Why Is There Need to Design More Flexible Work Environments?
  • What Is a Flexible Work Environment, and Why Is It Important?
  • Why Does the Need Exist for Flexibility, and What Exactly Does That Mean?
  • Facts and Figures About Working Remotely and Hybrid Work
What Should Employers Do to Design More Flexible Work Environments?
  • Getting Buy-In From Senior Leaders for Flexibility
  • Calibrating the Degree of Flexibility That Works for the Organization and Its Leaders
  • How Employers Can Plan for Flexibility in HR Policy
  • How Employers Need to Train Managers and Workers About Flexibility
  • Using Flexible Work Environments Can Be Used in Recruiting, Selecting, Managing, and Retaining Workers
  • Creating a Strategy for Rollout and Implementation of a Flexible Workplace
  • Developing Effective Communication Strategy for the Change Effort
What Should Employees Do to Design More Flexible Work Environments for Themselves?
  • How Workers Buy In to More Flexibility
  • How Workers Can Plan for Flexibility
  • How Workers Can Set Up Alternative Work Settings Outside the Office to Get Work Done
  • Identifying and Overcoming Challenges at Home
How Can Flexibility Can Be Negotiated?
  • Planning for Flexibility
  • Managing Performance for Flexibility
  • Leveraging Technology to Advantage to Achieve Flexibility
  • Creating Metrics for Flexibility
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  • ASA 1.0
     
  • This program qualifies for 1.0 continuing education hour(s) towards maintaining your ASA credential. Please contact ASA for more information at [email protected] Please retain proof of attendance in the event your CE record is audited.
     
  • HR Certification Institute 1.0
     
  • This program has been approved for 1.0 (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR(TM), aPHRi(TM), PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi(TM) and SPHRi(TM)recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.
     
  • SHRM 1.0
     
  • Lorman Education Services is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This program is valid for 1.0 PDC(s) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.
     
  • CPE 1.2 including Personnel/HR 1.2
     
  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: www.nasbaregistry.org. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.2 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Personnel/HR for 1.2 hours. Prerequisite: . Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     

OnDemand Course

This course was last revised on August 8, 2019.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for human resource managers, personnel managers, benefits managers, employee relations managers, recruiters, presidents, vice presidents, business owners and managers, supervisors, payroll professionals, and accountants.

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Faculty

William J. Rothwell, Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, RODC, CPTD Fellow

William J. Rothwell, Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, RODC, CPTD Fellow

Rothwell & Associates, Inc.

  • President of Rothwell & Associates, Inc. (www.rothwellandassociates.com) and professor, Penn State University, University Park
  • Distinguished Professor, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Specializes in organization development and change
  • Taught HR topics at a major university for 32 years
  • 20 years of full-time HR experience in multinational business and U.S. government
  • Conducted consulting for over 50 multinational companies and countless other organizations
  • Published 154 books on HR (look me up on Amazon)
  • Member of The Society for HR Management, Association for Talent Development
  • Ph.D., M.B.A., M.A., B.A.
  • Can be contacted at [email protected]
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Product ID: 410254
Published 2019, 2022
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