"Most people, if they're not working from home
themselves, know someone who does it, but even as it becomes more common, there's still a sense of the unknown about it."
For example, the employees who were working from home
were found obligated and pressured to work during odd hours and longer than they usually worked from the office.
"I've always worked four days a week, then about six months ago I started working from home
every other Friday.
Working from home
can help workers cut out the stressful and expensive commute.
The KNSB poll included 525 people, working from home
in 10 regions of the country; half were between the ages of 50 and 65; 15% were retirees.
Nearly half of respondents believe they save a significant pounds 10-pounds 20 per day on travel by working from home
, with many confirming additional savings from not having to buy lunch and refreshments.
Despite these concerns, the study also found working from home
generally had a positive effect on an employee's work and life balance, giving them more time with family.
WORKING from home
is increasing in popularity with bosses and staff alike, a new report claims today
Nissen, who directed a special telework initiative from 1997-2002, has found that some fields are more conducive to working from home
than others: "Web design, computer programming, college and university counseling, writing, editing, and even teaching at the college level, where the prep work can be done at home, are all acceptable choices."
In addition, the bills would have prevented states from treating a nonresident as physically present in a state based on the fact that the employee was working from home
for his or her own convenience.
In Part II, tips for working from home
and being a fair and flexible employer are discussed.
Many people ask Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) about the possibility of working from home
. The reasons for these requests vary, but here is some information about the work-at-home concept.