Did you know it's telework week from March 5th thru March 9th?

March 2, 2012

Telework or Telecommuting means working at any alternative location other than your central or traditional worksite or office one to five days a week depending on the company policy. Telework is becoming an increasingly popular option for many employees and employers.

Next week, March 5th thru March 9th is telework week. The second-annual effort to encourage agencies, organizations and individuals to pledge to telework during this time. Take the pledge and save some money and help reduce a million pounds of pollutants from the environment.

A telework program is beneficial to the employer and employee while also helping the environment by reducing emissions and carbon footprint.  Below are some of the benefits of telework.

For Employers:

  • Increased employee productivity
  • Reduced real estate cost
  • Reduced employee absenteeism, sick leave and late arrivals
  • Strengthened employee recruitment and retention

For Employees:

  • Work/Live Balance
  • Reduced Travel cost
  • Reduced stressed caused by extended commuting

Sounds great? Call us at 703-247-9299 or email us at solutions@transpartners.com to learn more about telework or how to implement a telework program.


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