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Work-life Balance for Small Businesses

The work-life balance for small businesses is achievable, according to a new enquiry into flexible working, but employee and employer culture and attitudes need to change. New Year is a time for making resolutions, and many of those returning to work this week will no doubt be thinking about how they can improve their work-life balance, finds ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) as it publishes a report into flexible working. The report, entitled Flexible Working: Challenges for Business, reveals that the UK’s existing working culture needs to be challenged to enable flexible working to flourish, especially within small businesses. The report from the All-Party Parliamentary Small Business Group (APPSBG), supported by ACCA and sponsored by the Federation of Small... »