As more people choose to work from home, the challenges for both the home worker and traditional management increase. Many questions arise regarding how to appraise the remote worker, the logistics of home working, and productivity. The authors focus on developing the right skills to cope with this new environment and stress the importance of knowing what the homeworker needs.

Other issues addressed are finding the right balance between the office, home and client sites, dealing with the creation of workable home office environment, and technological and legal issues.

chapter 1|6 pages


chapter 2|14 pages

Implementing remote working

chapter 3|10 pages

Who should be a remote worker?

chapter 6|14 pages


chapter 7|28 pages


chapter 8|16 pages

Personal skills for the remote worker

chapter 9|26 pages

The home office environment

chapter 11|24 pages

Risk and remote working