From now on, every week, My Sherpa chooses a word to put forward, because it's "in fashion", because it must be explained, and, above all, because it is echoed in our values and principles .
Today, focus on « Flexibility ».
The term "flexible business" was introduced in 1980 by John Atkinson, a researcher at the Manpower Institute for Studies. More than 30 years later, despite a significant evolution in working methods, trades, industrial sectors and the birth of a new so-called "collaborative" economy, the concept of flexible business may seem vague for many people.
- From his working hours,
- From his / her workplaces,
- From his participation in projects,
- His willingness to take on new things,
- From his personal training,
Above all, businesses need people who can work flexibly. But what is "being flexible" ?A business can be considered flexible if it is flexible on :