by Jonathan Crossfield
One of the benefits often associated with high-speed internet and the NBN is the opportunity for businesses to adopt teleworking. On the surface, the idea sounds fantastic — working from home, conducting meetings over Skype, reducing commuter travel, employing the right skills from outside your geographic area and so on...
by Nigel Bowen
While it has long been feasible for a large part of the workforce to embrace teleworking, a range of cultural and technological issues have rendered it a novelty rather than the norm. A recent survey of 1,000 SMEs by MYOB suggests a tipping point was recently reached demonstrating that a clear majority of SME employers and employees now subscribe to the view that work is something you do rather than a place you go to...