Work from Home

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Work from Home

To conduct business from one's residence as opposed to an office. Some employees may work from home on a temporary or project basis; for example, one may work from home on a weekend when the office is closed. However, others, notably the self-employed, work from home regularly because they do not have offices. The advent of home computers and the Internet have made working from home easier.
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I am a professional who works from home, and I always enjoy this virtual approach," says web copywriter Ann Jordan-Mills, "I learn from a variety of speakers at the same event, and I can participate from my own desk or take my laptop with me wherever I go.
On Thursdays and Fridays, when Jackson works from home, she doesn't have the fatiguing effect of a commute in the nation's capital.
workforce works from home at least once a week, with that number expected to grow to 28% by 2004.