At last - a management book encapsulating
the insight and experience of Flexibility.co.uk!
Smart Flexibility: Moving Smart and Flexible
Working from Theory to Practice is an
engaging and practical management book to help
organisations implement Smart Working, and take a
business-focused approach to 'Flexible Working'.
Written for managers at the leading edge of change,
author Andy Lake takes a strategic,
comprehensive and integrated approach to Smart and
Taking an evidence-based approach, Andy sets out
how to achieve measurable benefits across the Triple
Bottom Line. Starting from the underlying principles
and the compelling context for change, he provides
practical guidance delivering change in each of the
key areas of People (HR), Property and Technology.
The book is designed to help professionals
understand the vital connecting points across
disciplines as well as innovations in their own
fields. And there are separate chapters that look at
the real impacts for sustainability, the impacts for
'Smart Government', how to manage the 'Anywhere
Anytime Team' and how to take people on the journey
towards a Smart Flexibility organisational culture.
The book includes many insights based on the
author's experience and the latest research, many
practical techniques for implementing change plus
ten new case studies.
Who should read it?
Smart Flexibility is essential
reading for anyone involved in workplace change and
increasing the efficiency of organisations. It is
aimed at managers who need to deliver change, and
will be of great interest to consultants in the
fields of workplace design, new technologies and
Prologue: What's in a name?
- Changing work in a changing world
- Drivers for smart flexibility
- Developing a strategic approach
- Building the business case for smart
- Who can work flexibly?
- Developing a smart flexibility culture
- Managing the anywhere anytime team
- Smart, flexible and productive
- Home alone, disconnected and tripping over
- Smarter government and its impacts
- Smart flexibility and sustainability
- Smart flexibility - now and into the future