Flexible Work Patterns and Management Quiz

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What does 'numerical flexibility' refer to?

Adjusting the size of the workforce to economic activity levels

According to Pilbeam and Corbridge, what is the definition of flexibility in organisational terms?

Adapting human resources to achieve organizational objectives

What is 'work-time flexibility' related to?

Adjusting the number of hours an employee works

What does 'functional flexibility' involve?

Reversing Taylorist practices of fragmentation and deskilling

When did the concept of organisational flexibility emerge?


Test your knowledge of flexible work patterns and their management in organizations with this quiz. Explore concepts of adaptability, responsiveness, and cost management of human resources to achieve organizational objectives.

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