The global workforce has recently witnessed a significant shift towards remote work due to technological advancements and the COVID-19 pandemic. And if you like ditching your commute for home-based work, you probably like the changes.
These benefits can include increased productivity (especially with a productive working space), reduced absenteeism, cost savings for the company (office space, utilities, etc.), and improved work-life balance.
Present this information to your boss, emphasizing how these advantages can positively impact you and the organization in the long run. Also, speak to how these benefits will help make you a more productive employee.
Use evidence of increased efficiency, meeting deadlines, and successfully collaborating with colleagues using remote tools. Quantifiable data and positive feedback from clients or colleagues can prove your productivity.
Offer solutions to mitigate these concerns, such as implementing regular check-ins through video conferencing, using project management tools to track progress, and sharing frequent updates with your team.