Andrew Millard offers five top tips for businesses considering their remote working technology options.
For some, the recent travel mayhem caused by the volcanic ash cloud reinforced the importance of putting in place flexible working practices which can enable continuity of business in the face of unexpected disruptions.
The potential impact on small to medium-sized business employers in particular shouldn’t be underestimated. However, despite some companies’ continuing reservations, the regulatory, social and environmental pressures on employers to offer a more flexible working environment - by increasing opportunities for staff to work from home or other remote locations - is undoubtedly growing.
The good news is that technology no longer presents a barrier. Aff...