This Trend May Affect Employment Options

As a Vocational Expert, I am often asked whether or not I think working remotely is a feasible option for someone suffering from an injury.  The truth is, although there are work from home options available, many companies are cutting down on the amount of time employees are allowed to work remotely and some companies are eliminating the option all together.  Knowing this current trend is one reason I am hesitant to recommend it as possible employment. Rebecca Greenfield from Bloomberg highlights this change in her article, “The Rise and Fall of Working from Home.