Making Telework Work for You: A Primer for Associations

By: Charles Delacruz

Should your association allow its employees to work remotely? A telework program can help you hire and keep top-performing staff, but your expectations and your employees' responsibilities have to be crystal clear. Here are legal and management issues to consider when developing a telework policy for your organization.

An association's professional workforce is among its greatest assets. As an association executive, you may be interested in helping your employees manage their work-life balance and make more efficient use of their time while also enhancing your ability to attract and retain the best talent. Association managers looking to accomplish those goals are wise to consider the telework trend. ...