Description: Ever since Yahoo! (YHOO) Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer issued a company-wide telecommuting ban, the practice of “working from home” has come under scrutiny. What’s the reality of the commute-free, office-free life? Is it a bold frontier in tech-enabled productivity—or a green light to play Angry Birds full-time? We tracked down some full-time telecommuters and talked to them over the phone; here are their stories.
Date: Mar 01, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- What does this report say about those who work at home and not in an office?
- Do you think there are some jobs, or some people, better suited for work at home or work in an office environment?