Remote working is more of a ‘thing’ than ever before, and it turns out it’s not just great for employees – employers love it too (more on that in a moment).
What is remote work? It’s working from a location other than a traditional office. Other terms you might have heard are telecommuting, home-working, virtual-working, or cloud working.
The concept has become increasingly popular in recent years, especially as online communication channels have become much better, employee happiness has become more important, and since companies have become more interested in reducing carbon emissions.
Employees at Cleverclicks work remotely for part of the week and we’ve found it’s had an extremely positive effect in a number of areas – but we’re not the only ones. This infographic sums up some of the major benefits of remote working from many different perspectives: