Does Telecommuting Hurt Your Career?

by Evil HR Lady on March 4, 2013

In the now famous Yahoo memo announcing that by June, all Yahoo employees must work in the office, the company’s HR head Jackie Reses proclaims several things: They have many “fun” new initiatives, people feel “energy and buzz” when they work in the office, and some of the “best” work is done when you run into someone in the hallway. Therefore, no more telecommuting. Period.

Most companies don’t have this strict of a policy, and some, like Virgin, encourage people to work wherever they work best, whether that be from home or from the office.

If you have the opportunity to work from home, should you? Or will it hurt your career? Here are a few things to consider.

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Evan March 4, 2013 at 4:24 pm

The link at bottom is broken, unfortunately.

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Evil HR Lady March 4, 2013 at 5:35 pm

Thank you so much! Fixed.

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