28 Feb '13, 3am

Yahoo Bans Working From Home: ‘Progress’ Or a Big Step Backwards?

"It is more than ironic that Yahoo, like other Silicon Valley companies that have given us the technology to telecommute, has pulled the plug on working from home." Talk about turning back the clock. Every indicator anywhere says that working from home is not only increasing but will some day dominate the workplace. There is a company, Culture Rx, that was begun by two women who at the time worked for Best Buy, they introduced their concept, ROWE (Results Only Work Environment) there and have since formed their own company to promote it. The basic idea is that with modern technology and specific, measurable results to be achieved, it doesn't matter where, or when, you work, only that you achieve your specified results. It was a tremendous success at Best Buy and they've now implemented it across the country. This IS the future of the work place in America but for those job...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/yahoo-bans-working-from-home-...

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