In the information age, it’s possible to manage a company from almost anywhere in the world. But with these newfound possibilities, troubles can arise. While companies love to offer flexibility and trust to their employees, some find their collaboration and teamwork suffers. So what are the benefits and downsides of a remote workforce? We’ll walk you through the top reasons for both sides.
Pro: Cost Savings
With a remote workforce, your company won’t need a large office space, desks, chairs, etc., which can add up to pretty substantial cost savings. When employees work from home even part of the time, the company can benefit financially.
Employees report fewer sick days when they work from home. Most likely, you