Telecommuting has received a burst of media attention. It is increasingly clear that telecommuting is more varied, more common and more beneficial than commonly perceived. Here’s what research shows about the benefits of telecommuting for both employers and employees.
In this series of articles on telework, I will highlight the work of researchers, company best practices, and the experiences of telecommuting employees. This first article focuses on the benefits of telecommuting as found in two recent reputable studies.