Why Telecommuting Is A Great Advantage For Many People

2007 Words Aug 4th, 2014 9 Pages
In today’s fast paced world, the number of people considering working from home is on the rise. People are looking for ways to save money and add a little extra spare time to their day. Many believe that this may be the answer they are looking for because they are not commuting to their jobs on a daily basis. However, there are also a lot of people who believe working in an office is still the better option for them. Technology has developed by leaps and bounds over the years and companies are taking advantage of this by allowing their employees to work from home part-time, and full scheduled shifts are also increasing. I believe telecommuting is a great advantage for many people. Allowing people to work from home is creating job opportunities for many people. There are people who may not have been able to work because they could not afford the expense of daycare for their children, or perhaps they only had one car which was being used by their spouse. People who cannot drive due to a disability also benefit as they no longer have to worry about how they are going to get work. Those with a disability who are fortunate enough to drive, would no longer have to deal with a long commute, or getting to work late due to traffic problems.
If you are someone who works in an office, you may be more efficient in your work habits because your focus is on work and not personal distractions. Working from home offers many advantages, but there are disadvantages as well. People choosing to…
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