Alberta & BC Rockies Tips for effective telecommuting



Telecommuting has grown in popularity with both employers and employees over the past few years. The prime reason has been the time and cost of commuting to a downtown office (with distances becoming greater and parking becoming scarcer), as well as the rising cost of downtown office space and infrastructure. Telecommuting became possible because of more effective home computing & communications technologies, enabling workers to be connected to coworkers, clients and the office computer network.

One study shows an average annual office costs saving in $4,500 by having workers telecommute. Because coworkers, and their distractions, are not close by productivity usually rises. Because people are working out of their homes, it becomes possible for mothers of young children to better balance their families and careers, improving job satisfaction.

Here are some tips for making telecommuting more effective in your company:

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