Starting 6-30-14, All UK Employees Have the Right to Request Flexible working – GOV.UK

Monday, June 30th, 2014

From 30 June 2014, all employees have the legal right to request flexible working – not just parents and carers.

Kate Lister’s insight:

This is becoming a big trend both in and outside government. Just last week, President Obama announced a similar right for US federal employees (

Employers are finally waking up to the fact that flexibility is essential to the sustainability of their workforce.

See it on, via Agile Work Solutions

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