Variability of Employee’s Schedule, Definitions(s) of

  • A (36)
  • B (19)
  • C (58)
  • D (26)
  • E (34)
  • F (43)
  • G (20)
  • H (19)
  • I (27)
  • J (11)
  • K (1)
  • L (16)
  • M (27)
  • N (18)
  • O (18)
  • P (33)
  • Q (5)
  • R (30)
  • S (59)
  • T (16)
  • U (4)
  • V (7)
  • W (39)

"Refers to employee’s freedom to vary hours from day-to-day and week-to-week, without prior approval from supervisor.  The greater the variability and the less need for prior approval, of course, the greater a program’s flexibility" (Golembiewski & Proehl, 1978, p. 838).

Glossary Source: 

Golembiewski, R.T., & Proehl, C.W. Jr. (1978).  A survey on the empirical literature on Flexible workhours: Character and consequences of a major innovation.  Academy of Management Review, 3(4), 837-853.