Technology is revolutionizing the way we work. Telecommuting is growing in popularity, assisted by an increasing number of distance collaboration tools.
From Google Docs to Skype, there are plenty of tools available to help people work on anything, anywhere.
The benefits of this sort of work are easy to identify, but what are the downsides? Sometimes face to face meetings are necessary to accomplish things. Sole use of these tools can remove the human element if this is not taken into account.
So what do you think? Is distance collaboration beneficial for organizations?