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Overcome the Fears, Embrace the Benefits and Launch a Remote Work Pilot Program

Published: 15 May 2019

ID: G00384435

Analyst(s): Carol Rozwell , Diane Berry , De'Onn Griffin


CIOs need to take the lead to help managers and other stakeholders overcome their fears of implementing a remote work program. The many benefits of such a program must be embraced because it can bring to the organization a competitive edge in the recruitment and retention of highly valued IT talent.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify and Address the Barriers and Fears to Remote Work
  • Build a Business Case to Present the Benefits of Remote Work
    • A Compelling Business Case Considers Multiple Perspectives
  • Launch a Pilot Program, Review and Modify
    • How Will It Be Administered?
    • Conduct a Review of the Pilot and Modify

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