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Yvette Blount provided comment in a BBC Business News piece

Created: 31 Oct 2014

Publication: BBC News
Title: Flexible working and unusual job perks in Australia
Author: Tatyana Leonov 
Date: 29 October, 2014

Dr Yvette Blount from the Department of Accounting and Corporate Governanceprovided comment in a BBC Business News piece about the flexible working hours in Australia.

"A tot of managers have trust issues," she says."Is that employee really working? Or are they sitting at the beach?"

"Of course with the right manager and staff you get... the cost benefit of reduced office space,and even increased productivity,which is backed up by research."