12/22/2011 03:34 am ET

Flexible Work Schedules: The Beginning Of The End Of The 9-To-5 Workday?

The traditional eight-hour workday may soon be the exception rather than the rule. New evidence shows that we're reaching a tipping point in terms of workplace flexibility, with businesses seeing the wisdom of allowing employees -- young ones especially -- to work odd hours, telecommute and otherwise tweak the usual 9-to-5 grind.

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