Liz Ryan: The Real Reason They Won’t Let You Work From Home

Managerial fear is the biggest business topic nobody wants to talk about. Companies mired in fear can’t grow or thrive, because their employees’ energy is focused on keeping managers happy rather than in coming up with big, audacious ideas to delight customers. The more fear there is in an organization, the less likely they will be to let employees work from home or work flexible hours. The more fear, the more the workplace will resemble an old-fashioned factory rather than a place where knowledge work is being done.

Source: Forbes