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Family-Friendly programs in workplace

Create presentation aimed at convincing an employer to offer family-friendly programs for employees. Suggestions for topics to include are listed below:
 Impacts on absence
 Turnover
 Organizational commitment
 Job satisfaction
 Motivation
 Other relevant terms
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Family Friendly workplace is whose policies make it possible for employees to more easily balance family/work environment and to fulfill both their family and work obligations.
Many reasons exist nowadays to create a family-friendly workplace. This type of environment attracts, motivates, and retains employees, increases employee satisfaction and maintains employee productivity. This type of environment came about due to more and more women entering the workforce. The roles of men and women are also merging together more and more.
Policies discussed below may not all apply to all industries or organizations:
1) Flextime: modifications in start and end times
a. Compressed workweek: 9/80 or 4/10
b. Telework: working from home or another site
c. Remote work: working from different location with limited presence at regular ...

Solution Summary

Family-friendly policies helps both employers and employees and it is a win-win situation. These policies help provide means to keep a balance between work and family because it is important to give both equal time to be satisfied oneself but to bring a motivational and productive next generation as well.