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Part-time Works

A new podcast from Timewise and Phoenix Insights to explore, understand and celebrate good part-time working.

Episode 1

Working part-time in 2024 – a modern experience of part time working, from tackling assumptions to rally car racing.

Let’s build a picture of modern day part-time work. With PR jobshare Sharon Foxwell and Jo Holdom in Devon, and dad Alex Kihurani, in London.

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Episode 2

Inspiring bosses: what makes for great managers of part-time workers.

Two managers of part-time workers – who also work part-time themselves –  discuss what qualities make for great leaders of people who need time-based flex. With Kelly Keating in Bournemouth, and Andrew Eaton in Birmingham.

Coming 18 June

Episode 3

Can you work part-time in the frontline? Demonstrating the art of the possible.

Can there be work-life balance in shift-based jobs? Nurse Julie Snell has worked part-time for 25 years. Detective Inspector Nisha Chandra is new to flex. The two discuss the nuts and bolts of how their jobs work.

Coming 25 June

Episode 4

Part-time paths to progression – carving out your own path and making it work for you.

Coming 2 July

Episode 5

Part-time can be life changing – both as an enabler of better working lives and pursuing dreams.

Coming 9 July

About Phoenix Insights

Phoenix Insights is a think tank set up by Phoenix Group to transform the way society responds to the possibilities of longer lives.