4-57: telecommuting policy policy overview the purpose of this policy is to outline administration of the telecommuting program for santa fe community college (sfcc or college) scope and applicability this policy describes the process and the criteria for obtaining approval to telecommute and applies to all employees. Telecommuting management: a comprehensive overview in some cases telecommuting helped organizations to reengineer themselves unfortunately, most publications on telecommuting and its management were done on one or a few of its aspects. The study: nicholas bloom and graduate student james liang, who is also a cofounder of the chinese travel website ctrip, gave the staff at ctrip’s call center the opportunity to volunteer to.
In summary, perhaps the biggest challenge to establishing and expanding telecommuting programs in both the private and public sectors is management's concerns regarding the effect of telecommuting on the operation of their particular organization. Telecommuting is a business, strategy, not a perk talent is no longer within a 5- or 10-mile radius of where your organization is based, some of the smartest people that your organization can. Telecommunication is the transmission of signs, signals, messages, words, writings, images and sounds or information of any nature by wire, radio, optical or electromagnetic systems telecommunication occurs when the exchange of information between communication participants includes the use of technology. To telecommute, a city employee and supervisor shall enter a written telecommuting agreement the city of saint paul is committed to providing its employees with the opportunity to telework where such arrangements can be designed to benefit both the city and the employee while maintaining or improving city operations and service delivery.
Overview over 16 million americans are currently working at least part-time from home offices, and that number is expected to pass 30 million by 2005 (executive summary of telework america research results, 2000) according to the american telecommuting association in washington, dc, telecommuting is second only to casual days as the fastest. Telecommuting (september 12, 2008) employer, employee relationship companies may consider offering telecommuting to retain and attract employees as well as reduce carbon emissions by decreasing or eliminating the need for traveling to an office. Telecommuting guidelines telecommuting is an arrangement between management and employee, not an entitlement, and is based on the needs of the job, work group and organization, and may be determined by the employee’s past and present levels of performance. In summary, when contemplating a telecommuting program, managers should select employees who can feasibly work from home and have earned that privilege. In summary, perhaps the biggest challenge to establishing and expanding telecommuting programs in both the private and public sectors is management’s concerns regarding the effect of telecommuting on the.
Telecommuting as a disability accommodation jun 24, overview with the extensive use of computers and electronic communications in the workplace, many employees are asking to “work from home” as a disability accommodation for telecommuting requests, a key issue is whether presence in the workplace is an essential function of the. First, telecommuting is described more thoroughly, followed by the advantages and disadvantages of telecommuting gap: many articles write about the advantages and disadvantages of telecommuting, though there are contradictions between them, in this paper is tried to give views from different angles, in order to create a better overview is the. Telecommuting: an overview of emerging macroergonomics issues michelle m robertson, wayne s maynard, yueng-hsiang e huang, and jamie r mcdevitt an overview of emerging macroergonomics issues a macroergonomics process for managing the health and safety of telecommuters is described in summary, a discussion of future telecommuting.
A practitioner’s guide to thetaxation of telecommuting by ilya a lipin, jd, llm related topics individual income taxation executive summary with the advent of faster internet connections and cheaper, more powerful computer equipment, telecommuting has developed into a viable and widely used work arrangement telecommuting is the. Telecommuting gives employees the flexibility of working from home, reduces transportation costs, stands as a competitive benefit for businesses to attract employees, takes cars off the road to reduce peak congestion, and cuts vehicle travel, reducing the imperative to use oil and. Should you allow your staff to work from home a quick video of what you should consider the basics to achive this and what technology is available.
“telecommuting is particularly popular in india where more than half of workers were most likely to be toiling from home, followed by 34 percent in indonesia, 30 percent in mexico and slightly less in argentina, south africa and turkey. Telecommuting (also known as working from home, or e-commuting) is a work arrangement in which the employee works outside the office, often working from home or a location close to home (including coffee shops, libraries, and various other locations. Technology has made telecommuting easier for workers, and most companies seem willing to let workers do their work remotely, at least on an occasional basis if the position allows for it even though telecommuting has become more common, the growth in the practice appears to have leveled off in recent years.
A year-plus after yahoo chief marissa mayer made headlines by banning the company’s popular telecommuting policy to boost worker productivity, a recent study proved her right—and wrong. Telecommuting is a type of alternative (or flexible) work arrangement where work is conducted at an off-site location and employees use telecommunications technology to connect to the workplace 1. Fortune — in the closing keynote at the great place to work conference at the hyatt regency century city in los angeles thursday, yahoo ceo marissa mayer defended her decision to kill the. Telecommuting and its implications we focus on those studies that provide a general overview of the extent of telecommuting and trends in telecommuting, studies that statistically analyze the factors that in a transportation-centered definition of telecommuting, the crucial component of the.