Studies

by Mike Masnick




One More Time: Most People Don't Like Telecommuting

from the want-to-go-to-the-office dept

This isn't the first time this has been covered, but it seems that people are often surprised at studies like this. Despite high gas prices, plenty of people don't want to telecommute -- even if they have the option of doing so. Believe it or not, plenty of people actually like having a bit of time between work and home that let's them separate the two things. Of course, that doesn't seem like a good reason to ban telecommuting, but to realize that it's just not something everyone wants to do.

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    windpowered, 14 Jul 2006 @ 12:04am

    like it but..kitchen is too close

    Seriously. I guess I just lack self control - working from home ocasionaly I find I wonder to the kitchen too often. I guess it just shows I do not feel this much at work, working from home...

    Besides, the altimate freedom of telecomuting is to become sole proprietor and charge for work done, not hours. Then nobody should care when and where as long as it's done.

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