Blurring the Domestic & Professional- Why Working From Home is an Ever-Expanding Business.

By dinahhillsdon

Attractive female working at home.Student.Using digital pen.

In 2014, a record of 4.2 million people were reported as working from home in the UK, with 30 million registered as working from home in the US. New technology, benefits for both the employer (increased productivity, reduced facility costs, lowered absenteeism) and for the employee (less travel time and commuting costs) have made working from home an increasing trend for companies and entrepreneurs. Of the 28 million small businesses in the US, 52% of them are home-based. What does this all add up to? Lifestyles focused on optimizing time and space, blurring the professional and domestic; …read more

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