Working carers frequently face care emergencies, resulting in them having to change their work patterns at short notice. How can line managers accommodate their needs while maintaining team performance?
Working carers are a reality we can’t afford to ignore; so why is caring still often a hidden issue at work? Katherine Wilson from Employers for Carers writes about the importance of starting the conversation.
The days of command-and-control are over, but bringing agile working from concept to reality is not just about updating policies around where, when and how people work; it’s about rebooting organisational culture.