Workplace flexibility case study cisco systems and telework by ken giglio company: cisco systems (wwwciscocom) company profile: cisco systems is the world’s largest provider of networking systems. After reading the case study “telecommuting at medex” at the end of chapter 13 of your textbook, write a short paper that addresses the following:how would offering telecommuting as an option benefit medex and its employeeslist and explain the advantages, disadvantages, and challenges in offering telecommutingwould you recommend telecommuting for medex. Telecommuting is a type of alternative (or flexible) work arrangement where work is conducted at an off-site location and employees use telecommunications technology to connect to the workplace 1. Making the business case for telecommuting the study focuses on regular telecommuting two days a week by employees here is a breakdown of the potential savings revealed in the report:.
Case study case study methods involve systematically gathering enough information about a particular person, social setting, event, or group to permit the researcher to effectively understand how it operates or functions. 287 telecommuting and hrm: a case study of an information technology service provider jistem, brazil vol 9, no 2, may/aug 2012, pp 285-306 wwwjistemfeauspbr alignment between this and. Telework case studies and research in addition, eworkplace presents current, relevant research to help employers understand best practices and more and 69% saying absenteeism has decreased as a result of telecommuting 2014 study finds most teleworkers are male.
Global workplace analytics is a research-based consulting firm that helps organizations quantify the impact of workplace change on productivity, employee well-being, and other critical people and business metrics. ( telecommuting), hereinafter referred as “telecommuting” is a work arrangement in which employees do not commute to a central place of work but are allowed to use mobile telecommunications and other technological. Analysis of a telecommuting experience: a case study telecommuting while this may, indeeq be the case, telecommuting is yet to gain a firm foothold among australian companies there is still only a handful of the present paper is devoted to a particular case study of an ongoing telecommuting project in one melbourne based, high. A case study joanne h pratt a severe earthquake in the san francisco bay area offered an provided a unique opportunity to study the travel behavior impact of telecommuting under emergency conditions in san francisco, oakland, and other bay area communities, build.
Telework: maryland and virginia january 2012 tools of change illustrated credible communication telecommuting) program that originated in the this case study focuses on telework initiatives in the region of washington, dc, which covers the district of columbia and surrounding. Telecommuting involves letting employees of a company complete part of if not all of their daily work in the convenience of their own home in some cases this may involve connecting to the companies computer network through the internet via modem. Yahoo hr case study: ceo marissa mayer ban on telecommuting this week’s decision by yahoo ceo marissa mayer is an excellent human resources case study, worthy of further analysis and debate by our hr students. The study, conducted to evaluate the social, economic and environmental impacts associated with telecommuting at cisco, revealed that a majority of respondents experienced a significant increase in work-life flexibility, productivity and overall satisfaction as a result of their ability to work remotely.
Case study p valerie decosey professor nicole hatcher mha 601 july 7, 2013 case study in the case study team and team processes, nurse a and nurse b have two different concepts of what is team work johnson (2009) states that,” a team is a type of group. A few years before best buy axed its results only work environment (rowe) telecommuting program, the university of minnesota conducted a study on the program's benefits it compared 300 workers in. Working from home (wfh also called telecommuting or tel-ework) is becoming an increasingly common practice in the united states, the proportion of employees who primarily work stanford university irb approval the irb did not require changes in our exper-imental design the author(s) 2014 published by oxford university press, on behalf. 179 research the management, control, and evaluation of a telecommuting project: a case study adolph i katz fairfield university, school of business, fairfield, ct 064307524, usa there is considerable information available about remote site work and telecommuting.
Chapter 4: case study 1: yahoo cuts the card on telecommuting not everyone thinks telecommuting is ideal for their organizations in early 2013, marissa mayer, who had been named yahoo's new ceo less than a month ear- lier, ended telecommuting at the struggling internet- search company. Chapter 13 case study 1) telecommuting should definitely be considered an option for medex, because it would benefit both the company and the employees the company would benefit because they would be able to avoid a lot of overhead costs for office space and supplies. Telework case study ibm - tucson june 4, 2003 industry: high tech computer storage, product development, engineering & programming to reduce em location: potential downsides to telecommuting so they can telework more efficiently and continue contributing to. Case study: telecommuting definition and context we define telecommuting as the use of collaborative technologies to reduce or entirely replace traditional commuting to the workplace telecommuting is a natural application for the numerous collaborative technologies we have explored in this paper.
Telecommuting and hrm: a case study of an information technology service provider with the development in information technology resources, a way of working has been standing out: telecommuting this manner of working from a distance may offer a competitive advantage in attracting and retaining highly skilled professionals. Since, in the case of telecommuting, physical commuting trips are made less frequently, a longer commuting distance may be less problematic thus, the opportunity to telecommute may affect a telecommuter’s perception and evaluation of distance, and thereby the residential location priorities and decisions (mokhtarian et al 2003 . The resounding success for nurse case managers resulted a year later in the extension of formal telecommuting to the claims processing department today more than 3,000 cigna employees nationwide are formal telecommuters working out of their homes and without space in corporate offices.