7 Ways to Negotiate More Flexibility at Work

Tips for Getting Your Boss to Let You Work from Home

4. Make Scheduling Options

Sure, you’d love to telecommute and say sayonara to your 40-hour workweek in the office. But chances are your boss will not allow you to work at home full time right away. So be prepared to offer options on how you envision your work at home schedule will be.

You might be in the office Monday through Thursday, and work at home on Friday. Or you could work every day in the office but leave early in the afternoons. Having options improves your chances of convincing your boss to let you work at home.