Is homeworking right for your business?
Recent research from the Glasgow University highlighted why homeworking is good for GBS companies:
Productivity, Attrition and Cost Reduction :
Operators like BT and Serco have been supported to trial homeworking models to evidence the benefits for both employers and employees, whilst also making a significant contribution to their businesses low carbon agenda.
These pilot projects resulted in cost savings, productivity gains, increased levels of worker satisfaction, reduced levels of sickness absence and attrition. Such productivity gains experienced in these pilots are not uncommon in homeworking studies.