Survey trying to ruin telecommuting for the rest of us?

Published 2011-09-20

Almost one in five Americans who work from home only clock in for an hour or less a day, according to a survey, while a third stay in their pyjamas.

Forty per cent of telecommuters say they work between four and seven hours, 17 per cent are doing the bare minimum and just 35 per cent are working eight or more hours, the CareerBuilder survey of 5,299 people revealed.

<p>Oh, come on now... I have never worked from home day-after-day (more of a reward-type occurance) but when I did I worked... and put in more effort in some respects to prove I was working...</p></div>