How Does Remote Access Increase Productivity and Efficiency? The Corbel Blog Written by Corbel on 17th September 2018. With the abundance of new technology nowadays, it is extremely possible for almost any office or admin job to be completed remotely. Remote access is the ability to connect your computer to another device in a different location and have complete control over files and applications. It has been said that this has enabled increased productivity and efficiency, which is why it has become the first choice for a number of businesses. Cloud collaboration software enables multiple employees access to the same documents and files, so edits can be made both remotely and on-premise, and everyone stays up to date. There are also various communication channels available, such as email, instant messaging and video conferencing, so remote employees are easily accessible and can stay connected with in-office workers, as well as clients, in real-time. These remote abilities and technologies allow employees to stay productive wherever they are. Efficiency is also another benefit you can gain from remote access, which can come in many forms. One of the main advantages of employees working from home is that it can save businesses a large amount of money on office expenses, such as the overhead required to maintain a large workspace. It has also been proven that remote workers take less vacation days, plus fewer sick days, which means that they actually have more work days overall. With more work days available to your employees, the more work they can achieve. Remote access isn’t always an option for every business and every employee, but it has definitely become a more popular option over the years. As long as the job can be performed from home, then you may experience higher levels of productivity and efficiency with remote access. Are you interested in remote access for your business? Contact us today by filling out an enquiry form here or call us on 01473 241515.