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Resources for Employees

Telecommuting (also called remote work) can be very effective in terms of efficiency, employee engagement, and resource utilization. It is similar, yet also quite different, from working in a traditional office setting, so it is critical to prepare carefully for mutual success of the employee and department. We have collected a number of helpful resources here to help support the employee journey to a positive remote work experience. In addition, Human Resources is available to provide support to those working remotely.

Guide to Remote Work for Employees

Ways to Stay Connected While Telecommuting

Office Ergonomics

Online Resources:

For the learning opportunities below, please log in to the faculty/staff section K@TE ( then click the below links that will take you directly to launch the session.


Level Up Your Remote Team Experience

Contributing as a Virtual Team Member

Meetings and Calls

Executive Presence on Video Conference Calls

Learning Zoom

Quick Tips

Learning Minutes: Zoom Quick Tips

Learning Minutes: Pivot, Not Panic

Learning Minutes: Communication Styles

Learning Minutes: Productivity


Tips for Working Remotely

Staying Organized While Working Remotely or On-Site

Optum-Best Practices for Working Remotely During COVID-19

Building Relationships While Working from Home

Time Management: Working from Home

Learning & Organizational Development (LOD) recorded sessions (not available in K@TE)

Best Practices and Resources for Telecommuting

Let’s Put the Communication in Telecommunication

What’s Next? Effective Telecommunicating Prioritization