Fastweb launches smart working trial for employees

Wednesday 25 March 2015 | 10:27 CET | News
Italian broadband operator Fastweb is launching a smart working trial for 1,200 of its employees, almost half of its total workforce, starting on 01 April. Fastweb will give employees who already have company smartphones, VPNs and laptops the opportunity to work remotely for 3 days per month. The initiative, dubbed "Smart Working @ Fastweb" will involve employees in various departments located all over Italy. The aim is of the 6-month trial is to meet the needs of employees by giving them a better work-life balance, while reducing the time and cost involved in reaching their place of work.

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Companies: Fastweb
Countries: Italy
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