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Developing a Flex Proposal (University-Wide)

September 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Bring your lunch to this in-depth look at how to develop a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard’s University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your manager’s attitude about workplace flexibility; the timing of conversations with your manager; when and how to avoid getting into the personal considerations behind the proposal; and how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a trial period. Issues of trust, brave conversations, transparency, and fairness will be also be explored.

Optional pre-work includes a review of the online guidelines.

Audience: All, Pre-Requisites: None, Cost: None, Late Drop/Cancel Fee: None  

Register for Developing a Flex Proposal on Sept 26 


September 26, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Human Resources


114 Mt. Auburn St., Conference Room 406