National Culture and Application of Telework in Europe

  • Emil Wojčák Comenius University in Bratislava; Faculty of Management, Department of Management
  • Matúš Baráth Comenius University in Bratislava; Faculty of Management, Department of Management
Keywords: Telework, Telecommuting, National Culture, Flexibility, Dimensions,

Abstract

This paper deals with cultural differences in states around Europe. People represent key resources of the companies where flexi forms are necessary way how to reach goals. Hofstede's Cultural Dimension Theory can find many answers. Application of new culture and flexi forms may improve work organization, working time and family life of employees. This paper utilizes survey data obtained from Hofstede Institute research fields and Eurostat database. Set hypotheses are supported by six auxiliary questions what help reach conclusions, how integration slowly cancelled national differences between nations.

Author Biographies

Emil Wojčák, Comenius University in Bratislava; Faculty of Management, Department of Management
Associate Professor Department of Management
Matúš Baráth, Comenius University in Bratislava; Faculty of Management, Department of Management
Comenius University in Bratislava, PhD student

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Published
2017-11-30
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