17 Telecommuting Pet Peeves
Dec 31, 2008, 02:34 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Esther Schindler)
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"6. You find out about relevant events too late. Team members
can schedule events (such as training classes) so late that it's
difficult for telecommuters to arrange to travel to the office.
Often, it's too expensive or seemingly pointless to try to
"7. People fail to recognize time zone differences. If the home
office is on the east coast, some people assume you are on the east
coast. So they will blithely call someone in California in a home
office at 6:00am, thinking that it's 9:00am. ("Oh gosh, sorry I
woke you. But can you still answer this question for me?")"