Tagged: Commuting

Work related travel

Telecommuting continues to rise

The popularity of Telecommuting continues to increase, according to data gathered by GlobalWorkplaceAnalytics.com . Their latest report shows that: 50% of the US workforce holds a job that is compatible with at least partial telework...

Time for a remote working revolution?

  Future generations will look at what life was like in 2015, and wonder why were we all sitting on the M25 The average British worker spends eleven weeks a year commuting, according to...

Travel boost for London’s flexi-workers

 London Transport have announced changes to Oyster pay-as-you-go fares, which will cut travel costs for many of the capital’s flexible and part-time workers. Currently, pay-as-you-go users who top up Oyster cards as they travel pay...

NotBreaking the Habit

The average commute in Britain is now 30 minutes, according to a survey by Regus, the global workspace provider. This is an increase from 26 minutes in 2012, while 15% of those surveyed regularly...

Commuters waste a year of their life.

British commuters  spend more than a year of their lives travelling to and from work – at a total cost of more than £50,000 – according to research by investment management firm Nutmeg. It calculates that...

Unhappy? You’re a Commuter

Commuting makes you unhappy. Most commuters would, in the words of the American Declaration of Independence, hold this truth to be self-evident. Now a study of 60,000 people by the Office of National Statistics...

Tube Strike – What Tube Strike?

  The London Underground strike this week caused chaos for millions of commuters in the capital. People struggled to work on bikes, on foot, in replacement buses, and on Thames boat services. While they...

Walking to work

Walking to work is far healthier than taking the car, bus, or train, and is a lot less stressful. Especially when it involves walking from the kitchen, coffee in hand, to your chair or...