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Guide to Telecommuting

Telecommuting can be a dream come true for some, but it's not always all its cracked up to be. Before you make a decision to either hirekeyboard telecommuters, or to become one yourself, be sure to visit Bright Hub's Guide to Telecommuting. Read about the advantages and disadvantages of telecommuting from our expert writers, many of whom are telecommuters themselves. You will find tips on how to broach the subject with your current boss and learn about some of the financial savings you may discover. Check back often to read our most recently added articles, as well as those our readers find most popular.

Latest Articles on Telecommuting
Telecommuting – Avoiding Bad Habits

Telecommuters, consultants, and freelancers all face the same temptations - the trick is to be aware of these temptations and develop good habits instead. Set yourself up for success...

Modern Telecommuting: What’s Behind the Façade?

At the outset, working from home may sound like a dream come true, but is it as promising as it seems to be? Here’s more on the inside story of modern telecommuting....

Telecommuters and Home-Based Businesses: Will Times Start to Boom?

Market research shows we can expect a curly upward spiral in the number of telecommuters and home-based workers. What are the reasons for this trend? Even more important, do you...

Memo to HR Managers: Be Innovative! Hire Telecommuters!

What does the average human resources manager have to do to save a buck in this day and age? Have you considered incorporating telecommuting opportunities into your HR plan?...

Most Popular Articles on Telecommuting
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    Ten Best Legitimate Telecommuting Jobs

    The ten best legitimate telecommuting jobs have taken their niche in the job market, as this working arrangement has brought on cost-cutting benefits to most businesses. Yet how can one tell if the teleworking...

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    Legal Issues With Telecommuting and Possible Solutions

    Telecommuting has become very popular due to its many advantages. There nevertheless remain many legal issues in telecommuting that impede its spread and effectiveness. Read on for some of the major such...

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    History of Telecommuting

    A study of the history of telecommuting reveals that the modern day concept of working at home is a revival of the ancient putting out system, and is a result of development of technology, most notably...

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    The Effect of Telecommuting on Society

    More than 11 million people telecommute and the numbers increase by the day. Such a powerful medium has already redefined the nature of work. How is it changing society?...

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    Telecommuting Trends and Stats

    How has 2009, with all its economic turmoil, impacted the telecommuting industry? What type of companies are embracing telecommuting and what will be the growing jobs trends for Telecommuters?...

More About Telecommuting
Do You Telecommute? Learn How to Be More Productive

If you are considering telecommuting, congratulations! Just make sure you understand some of the barriers associated with telecommuting and productivity. Before you get started...

Ten Best Legitimate Telecommuting Jobs

The ten best legitimate telecommuting jobs have taken their niche in the job market, as this working arrangement has brought on cost-cutting benefits to most businesses. Yet how can...