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Last modified: Tuesday, March 28, 2006 

(v.) telework, (n) teleteleworker, teleworking

Also known as telecommuting. To use information technology (IT) and telecommunications to replace work-related travel. Teleworking allows employees work at home or at a local telework center one or more days per week using communication tools, such as such as phone, fax, modem, Internet teleconferencing, e-mail or IM, to perform work duties from a remote location. The term telework is the term favored in Europe and other countries while telecommute is used more often in the U.S and Canada.

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Commuter Connections is a regional network of transportation organizations coordinated by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG), a non-profit. Commuter Connections offers free services to those who work in the Metropolitan Washington area.

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This site - operating since May 1995 - consolidates a wide variety of information from around the world, and from many different perspectives, on the subjects of telecommuting, teleworking, the virtual office, and related topics.

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For workers, that means more freedom, less traffic and a better shot at actually achieving that allusive work/life balance. For the IT department, however, it means more planning, extending the network and increasing security.

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