September 25, 2014

Virgin’s Richard Branson offers staff unlimited holiday

Virgin’s Richard Branson offers staff unlimited holiday

 

What do you think of this bold move by Richard Branson…unlimited holidays, employees can take them whenever they want and don’t even have to tell their manager when they will be back – all on the basis of trust and responsibility and that as long as the job is done, it’s ok.

 

Richard Branson focuses on; it doesn’t matter how many hours the employee works as long as their job is done well, but what about any potential abuse of the system, how will this new policy be managed and how will offenders be dealt with? It will be interesting to see how this works for Virgin and who knows, it may well become common practice.

 

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