Yahoo and new CEO Marissa Mayer have come under heavy criticism for their decision to crack down on employees working from home. The move has often been characterized as an outright "ban" on working remotely that would require every Yahoo employee to report to the office no matter what. But according to a new report, the vast majority of Yahoo employees still have the option to telecommute.
Some Yahoo employees were concerned initially about how the policy change would affect their own ability to work from home on occasion, but according to the Times, managers have reassured employees that they can work remotely when necessary. “Be here when you can," one manager reportedly told an employee. "Use your best judgment. But if you have to stay home for the cable guy or because your kid is sick, do it.”
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