A survey by staffing firm Robert Half says 78 percent of D.C.-area workers would be more likely to accept a job if it offered the ability to work from home at least some of the time. But an identical number, 78 percent, also admit there are downsides to telecommuting.
Frustrating traffic backups on the Capital Beltway won’t disappear anytime soon. But some interesting transportation trends and factors are slowing the increase of the total amount of travel on area roads.
In Virginia Telework Week, workers are encouraged to work from home at least once — if their bosses buy into the idea.
When bad weather strikes the D.C. metro area, the
federal government can shut down. But that
doesn\’t mean federal workers are off the hook.
In a well-connected world, more and more people
are skipping the office commute and opting to
plug-in at home.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.