Technology has had a significant impact on changes in the workplace in recent history. Email and the internet have enabled us to communicate with global partners and clients in a matter of seconds. Time and attendance software allow HR departments to schedule annual leave and shift patterns at the click of a mouse. There are not many areas of any industry that have not been affected in some way by technology.
Telecommuting and working from home is another result of the increased efficiency of technology for work. This infographic demonstrates the benefits to both the employer and the employee of a more flexible working arrangement, while also looking at some of the larger corporations that allow work from home. The graphic also aims to increase awareness on the particular character traits that are most suited to telecommuting or working from home.