More and more companies and workers are choosing to work remotely. It is seen as being productive by at least 67% of all American professionals and is seen as being a perk of a job by nearly 80% of them. The ability to lose the daily commute is seen as one of the big benefits to this arrangement and as many as 14% of workers in the United States went as far as to change their job to lose or shorten their commute. At least 46% of American businesses say they employ telework was a way to prevent attrition. For many companies and professionals, virtual office suites offer the best of both worlds. They get to work from an office when they need it and from somewhere else when they do not.
Virtual office spaces first started popping up around 1994. The Office Business Center Association