This may be the year of the telecommuter.
According to the WorkSimple infographic below, there are 26.2 million teleworkers in the United States alone, and 56% of employers believe that number will only increase. In June 2011, 93,000 new remote work jobs were posted online, making it the fastest-growing sector.
The reason: It’s cheaper and more productive for employers. Check out the infographic for more facts (via Mashable):
Photo: Work Simple
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