What is Teleworking?
Teleworking is an industry term that describes working from home thanks to having the ability to use the Internet to manage e-mails, calls, chat and collaboration tools. More popular in the USA, the term can also be referred to Work From Home, Work from Anywhere, Remote Working, and mobile working.
For Teleworking strategies to be successful, there needs to be a strong level of trust between management and their employees. This is achieved through open communication channels, the use of project management software, unified communications and collaboration tools such as presence, screen sharing and video conferencing solutions.
As a result of the Corona pandemic, teleworking became the defacto mode of working for knowledge workers and while many businesses have adopted a Hybrid Work model, teleworking remains extremely popular with many employees relucant to go back to the office full time.