Why a (Smart) Business Can’t Ignore Telecommuting

The American commute to work keeps getting longer. Despite our freeways and bypasses, more lanes and cars equipped with better navigation technology the average commute time for an American is now around 26.5 minutes.

That’s nation-wide, if you happen to live in a major metropolitan area the idea of a 26-minute commute might sound like a dream come true.

A Business Primer for Adopting Telecommuting

There was a time in the not-too-distant past where the ability to work from home was reserved for a small percentage of the workforce. This “unicorn” of an employment situation was elusive, mysterious, and sounded too good to be true. In the past, the buzz phrase “work from home” was often a thinly-veiled attempt to lure folks into some multi-level-marketing system or careers that involve stuffing envelopes for fun and profit.