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Record 1 2020-10-02


Subject field(s)
  • Mental health and hygiene
  • Working Practices and Conditions
  • Sociology of the Family
  • Collaboration with the OQLF

A time management method that allows a person to find a balance between the responsibilities and demands of work and those related to other aspects of life, such as family, friends and leisure.


Work-life balance is about adjusting working patterns. Employers are developing a wide range of work-life balance options, covering flexible working arrangements and flexible benefit packages. Examples include flextime, job-sharing, working from home, time off in lieu and breaks from work.


  • Hygiène et santé mentales
  • Régimes et conditions de travail
  • Sociologie de la famille
  • Collaboration avec l'OQLF

Mode d'aménagement du temps qui favorise un équilibre entre les responsabilités et les contraintes liées au travail et celles liées à d'autres aspects de la vie, tels que la famille, les amis et les loisirs.


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