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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    Anonymous Coward, 14 Jul 2006 @ 3:12pm

    What no one mentions....

    ...is how many people would chose not to telecommute because they use work as an opportunity to get AWAY from the house; from the spouse; from the kids. Even only a marginally satisfying job could be more toleratble than a crappy home life.

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