One of the greatest conveniences I have at my firm is the ability to telecommute to meetings. As a real estate investor, I spend a lot of time driving to see and show properties. Commuting to the office would be an unnecessary inconvenience for me, as it can be for people in many industries.
While I’ve found telecommuting to be convenient, many brokers – and employers in other industries – are still skeptical of letting employees out of their sight during the workday. However, studies show that teleworkers are often more productive than in-office employees… Read the full story.