Factors Towards Telecommuting: An Exploratory Study

ABSTRACT   The mobile workforce is a relatively new concept for Malaysian workers in the service industry in Penang.  The label “telecommuter” can fit anyone who works in a home or mobile office for an employer somewhere else, whether it’s daily or weekly, at a few kilometres’ distance or halfway around the world.  Further, with the extensive … Read moreFactors Towards Telecommuting: An Exploratory Study

Guidelines On Working From Home To Be Presented To Cabinet

Source: New Straits Times, 23 May, 2006 KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 – The draft on guidelines for working from home will be presented to the Cabinet next month. This was stated by Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil. She said that her ministry was working with the Housing and Local … Read moreGuidelines On Working From Home To Be Presented To Cabinet

Is Teleworking Feasible Here?

Teleworking, or working away from the office, is possible now with the advent of Internet, mobile and wireless technologies. Unfortunately, many companies are not keen on the idea, but there are some that seem to think otherwise. Flexibility pull of teleworking For years, R. Sharma commuted daily from Seremban to Kuala Lumpur for work, leaving home as … Read moreIs Teleworking Feasible Here?