Many organizations are embracing remote work options for their employees.
Nearly 60 percent of teleworkers worldwide said they would leave their existing jobs for a similar job if they could work from home. Sixty-eight percent of millennials entering the workforce said an option to work remotely would greatly increase their interest in a position.
Telecommuting isn’t a walk in the park, though. Workers still face challenges when working outside of a traditional office.
Here are three common telecommuting challenges and how to overcome them:
1. Proving your productivity
Arestia Rosenberg is a freelance creative director, writer and content strategist. As a remote professional, it’s been difficult for her clients to understand her productivity, although she says she feels even more creative when working remotely.