Almost half of my staff works remote.
We ventured into the practice of remote working when an existing teammate moved away from Memphis for his spouse's job back in 2008. Faced with the option to lose him or to make it work remotely, I took a chance on remote.
Not many companies were doing remote at that time –certainly not many in Memphis. But we were already beginning to adopt to cloud-based apps, so some of the pieces were there.
Everything worked out fine with our...