In the wake of the passage of the federal telework bill, newly published research shows that employees who telecommute the majority of the work week are more satisfied with their jobs compared to those who do not. Working remotely alleviates more stress than it creates.
Republicans pledge to restore oversight measures to the telework bill, while supporters say savings could far outweigh costs.
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) said he plans to examine government operations and find ways to improve them.
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Legislation is an attempt to greatly increase the number of federal employees allowed to telework, but its critics say it won't do the job.
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The closing of federal agencies last winter proved how telework can help keep work from piling up as high as the record snowfall.
Cover these four essentials to outfit a workforce that can take work-at-home days -- planned or not -- in stride.
Here are checklists to provide gear for two types of teleworkers.
Here are a few common telework taboos.
Responders in disaster areas are relying on mobile satellite connections more frequently for IP data connections than for voice.
A CAC-enabled mobile access device could provide secure remote connections from any computer to resources inside the Navy network for Reserve personnel not on active duty.