Why would it be valuable to work from home?
Lets say you commute 30 minutes to work each day. Working from home will save you at least 5 hours per week of drive time. If you apply this time to your job, you should be able to pull ahead of people who have to invest those 5 hours in driving to work. You can also choose to invest those extra 5 hours in sleep, your family, a hobby or whatever you like.
Sometimes working from home can help you focus. Being out of the office means it is more difficult for people to distract you–they can’t just pop into your office or cubicle. Of course if your home work environment is distracting, you may not see much benefit.
If you want to know more about working from home checkout this post: Convince Your Boss to Let you Work from Home
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