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Working from home was already on the upswing, but the COVID-19 pandemic has certainly accelerated its growth. According to the Center for Workplace Analytics, 5 million employees (3.6% of the U.S. employee workforce) were working at home half-time or more in 2018. After the emergence of the novel coronavirus, The Center for Workplace Analytics estimated “... that 25-30% of the workforce will be working-from-home multiple days a week by the end of 2021.”
Regardless of when or why you’re thinking about working from home, try to remember the three As when deciding whether it is right for you: