The Job Description and the New Contract

  • Tim Baker


Josh has been thinking long and hard. As part of the latest workplace agreement, the company is about to embark on a program of job redesign for all non-salaried employees. Multi-skilling will be the major emphasis of this job redesign. The goal is to enhance flexibility, efficiency, and job satisfaction.


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Notes and References

  1. 1.
    Adapted from K. Cole (2005) Management Theory and Practice 3rd edition (French’s Forest, Sydney: Pearson Education Australia).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    T. B. Baker (2009) The 8 Values of Highly Productive Companies: Creating wealth from a new employment relationship (Brisbane: Australian Academic Press).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    R. M. Kanter (1995) “Mastering change,” in S. Chawla and J. Renesch (eds) Learning Organizations: Developing cultures for tomorrow’s workplace (Portland, OR: Productivity Press), pp. 71–83.Google Scholar

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© Tim Baker 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tim Baker
    • 1
  1. 1.WINNERS-at-WORK Pty LtdAustralia

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