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Foundations and Current Issues in IR/HR (IRE 2001)

This subject guide is meant to assist students, particularly those enrolled in IRE 2001, with research papers and assignments.

Books- Telecommuting

CIRHR Selected Books - Telecommuting

Scholarly, Newspaper, Magazine Articles & Reports

    See thTumblrwork&labour news&research for the latest on Telecommuting

HBR, November 10, 2014: Let Employees Choose When, Where, and How to Work

Stanford University, November 2014: Does Working From Home Work? evidence from a Chinese experiment.

HBR, January 2014: To Raise Productivity, Let More Employees Work from Home

Quartz, September 22, 2014: The complete guide to flexible work that doesn’t kill your career," by Max Nisen

Business Insider, October 10, 2014: Why Reddit Might Actually Benefit From Killing Its Work-From-Home Policy

Ipsos Reid & Canadian Employee Relocation Council, April 2014: "Canadians on the Move: Measuring Opinions of Career Mobility Among Canadians" (22 pages, PDF)

Deloitte, January 17, 2014: Beyond Yahoo: Breaking down the “virtual” versus “campus” debate (17 pages, PDF)

Forbes, January 17, 2014: Work From Home: The Top 100 Companies Offering Flexible Jobs In 2014

Bank of Montreal, April 26, 2013: News Release: "BMO Poll: Canadian Businesses Report Significant Divide on the Benefits of Telecommuting"

The Globe and Mail, February 26, 2013: "Telework or teamwork? Yahoo and the evolution of the office," by [includes the transcript of a chat with University of Toronto sociology professor Scott Schieman of the topic of telecommuting]

The Globe and Mail, February 6, 2013: "Mobile workers are the ‘new norm’," by Wallace Immen

“Flex-Work: ISO Work-Life Balance,” a three-part series from NPR; “Does Working From Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment,” from Stanford University; and “Why Showing Your Face at Work Matters,” from the MIT Sloan School of Management.