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Work from home & remote work - Statistics & Facts

Remote work, home office, hybrid work, and telework are some of the terms used to describe settings where workers are not physically present in the office of their employer or the customer of their services.

The concept mainly works for jobs and tasks that involve a large amount of screen work. The advancement of digitalization and the shift to a more knowledge-based economy in many countries have made the option of remote work more realistic for employers and employees. This is reflected in company policies today.

Benefits and challenges of WFH for employees

The main benefits of working from home for employees are a more flexible schedule and saving the commute as well as money. The option to work from anywhere and the possibility to spend more time with family are other reasons why people want to work remotely. For these reasons, 90 percent of employees would recommend working remotely to a friend, according to one survey.

On the other hand, certain challenges are ingrained in the concept of remote work. Many remotely working employees report not being able to balance their professional and private lives, or experience having difficulties with collaboration and communication due to not working in the office.

Collaboration tools enable remote work

This emphasizes the role modern technologies play in enabling different remote work concepts. Not only are information technology decision makers looking to improve IT infrastructure and work-from-home-capabilities, but employees are generally acknowledging the many different applications and devices that can positively impact their work environment.

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Work from home & remote work - Statistics & Facts

Remote work, home office, hybrid work, and telework are some of the terms used to describe settings where workers are not physically present in the office of their employer or the customer of their services.

The concept mainly works for jobs and tasks that involve a large amount of screen work. The advancement of digitalization and the shift to a more knowledge-based economy in many countries have made the option of remote work more realistic for employers and employees. This is reflected in company policies today.

Benefits and challenges of WFH for employees

The main benefits of working from home for employees are a more flexible schedule and saving the commute as well as money. The option to work from anywhere and the possibility to spend more time with family are other reasons why people want to work remotely. For these reasons, 90 percent of employees would recommend working remotely to a friend, according to one survey.

On the other hand, certain challenges are ingrained in the concept of remote work. Many remotely working employees report not being able to balance their professional and private lives, or experience having difficulties with collaboration and communication due to not working in the office.

Collaboration tools enable remote work

This emphasizes the role modern technologies play in enabling different remote work concepts. Not only are information technology decision makers looking to improve IT infrastructure and work-from-home-capabilities, but employees are generally acknowledging the many different applications and devices that can positively impact their work environment.

Interesting statistics

In the following 6 chapters, you will quickly find the 48 most important statistics relating to "Work from home & remote work".

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