What is telecommuting
Everybody wants to work from home or a remote location, at least from time to time. The latest report indicating the State of Telecommuting in the US Employee Workforce is from 2017. It indicates:
Almost 3% of the US Workforce works remotely from home at least half the time. That means almost 4M US employees.
Everyone benefits from telecommuting. The 2016 Global Telework Survey indicates that “telecommuting has seen a 37 percent rise in popularity in the last decade”. Below is a list of how it helps businesses while empowering employees. So, if you request telecommuting as a benefit from your company, you may want to mention: