Besides the occasional blizzard, dentist appointment or teacher
conference, there are uniquely modern motives for working remotely,
such as needing to get kids to and from various activities, wanting to
reduce gas consumption and carbon emissions, and avoiding the spread of
contagious flu germs and viruses.
In fact, with all the hurdles employees face simply getting
to the office five days a week, the potential for costly absenteeism
and inefficiency is definitely cause for concern..