Telework or Telecommuting means working at any alternative location other than your central or traditional worksite or office one to five days a week depending on the company policy. Telework is becoming an increasingly popular option for many employees and employers.
Next week, March 5th thru March 9th is telework week. The second-annual effort to encourage agencies, organizations and individuals to pledge to telework during this time. Take the pledge and save some money and help reduce a million pounds of pollutants from the environment.
A telework program is beneficial to the employer and employee while also helping the environment by reducing emissions and carbon footprint. Below are some of the benefits of telework.
- Increased employee productivity
- Reduced real estate cost
- Reduced employee absenteeism, sick leave and late arrivals
- Strengthened employee recruitment and retention
- Work/Live Balance
- Reduced Travel cost
- Reduced stressed caused by extended commuting
Sounds great? Call us at 703-247-9299 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about telework or how to implement a telework program.