Montgomery County Department of Transportation's (MCDOT) Commuter Services has scheduled two Telework webinars for June 23 and 28 to help employers quickly set up a telework program. Telework is one option that could help commuters during SafeTrack, Metrorail’s yearlong effort to improve reliability and safety. Teleworking – working remotely – from one day a week to full time is one way employers can maintain or even improve productivity.
The webinar instructor, Elham Shirazi, has more than 30 years of experience in developing telework programs for the private, public and non-profit sectors. Learn key implementation steps such as developing a policy and basic procedures, selecting the right employees and jobs, and adapting the organizational culture for employees who Telework. Representatives from local organizations will also present summaries of their telework programs.
Free, on-site, consulting services are also available to help employers get started.