While many employers implement telework on an as-needed basis (such as during the COVID-19 pandemic), others have expanded their telework programs and are appreciating increased advantages and savings. Job seekers and current employees want flexibility and telework options are a key reason why many employees stay at their current place of employment and why many accept job offers. Telework provides a wealth of significant benefits for your company, your employees, and your community. If your company is or has transitioned back to the office, you will want to keep telework options as part of your workplace environment.
Telework!VA representatives can show you how a good telework program can:
Flexible working arrangements that include telework are high on employees’ required list of benefits and engender loyalty. It is a competitive market out there to hire the best employees. Use telework options to attract the most talented job applicants. Workers are shifting jobs in record numbers. Keep you employees with a flexible work arrangement that includes a robust telework options.
When the commute is less of an issue, you reach a potential workforce in a larger geographic radius, plus you can attract and retain employees with physical disabilities
You can reduce parking costs or expand your business without expanding the company’s physical space.
Telework can dramatically reduce days and hours missed, decrease work interruptions, and even expand your available hours of operation for customers.
Snow days become go days when your remote workforce is engaged, plus an injury or minor illness won’t necessarily bench your key players.
It’s the Ultimate Green Initiative — with fewer single occupant vehicle trips to and from the office, your company is improving air quality and reducing its carbon footprint.
Curing Congestion — fewer cars on the road improves traffic flow and reduces congestion related backups and delays.
Leading with LEED — a telework program can serve as credit towards LEED certification.
Recognition as a Leader — a telework program can help your company get recognized as a national leader as a Best Workplaces for Commuters designated worksite.
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