studies show people who work at home tend to be more productive, but less
For innovation, the theory
goes, you need interaction. Yahoo Chief Executive
Marissa Mayer, seeking to create a culture of greater
collaboration and creativity,
abolished the company's work at home policy and ordered all the remote workers
back to the office. Read the New
York Times story
Claire Cain Miller and Catherine Rampell.
Read a New York Times debate about the pros and cons of telecommuting here.