Working Remotely During the COVID19 Outbreak
With the recent news of the coronavirus, state officials have asked companies to allow their employees to continue their work remotely from home (if possible), to lessen the spread of the highly contagious illness. Many businesses are heavily dependent on technology and the use of computers, so working remotely for many companies can be effective with the right tools and plans in place. In this article, Stanford employees address several helpful tips on how to work from home effectively during this time of crisis. Although this article mentions this for Stanford specifically, most of the context can apply to any business that will allow remote connection. Helpful tips that you will find include getting approval, using the right software applications for remote access (VPN), phone forwarding, and more.