In support of National Commute Week organised by WorkWise UK, Steve Mosser, CEO of SensÃ©e, was invited to contribute an article on CSR aspects relating to Commuting.
On average, UK citizens spend an hour a day commuting to and from work. Over and above the actual time involved, there is also a significant number of other downsides: the high cost of public transport, escalating fuel costs, traffic jams, bad weather, packed commuter trains, personal risks related to late night commuting (visibility and safety), transport delays and cancellations, leaves on the lineâ€¦ I could go on.
You may have assumed that I donâ€™t like commuting. And youâ€™d be right – I donâ€™t! But itâ€™s not my dislike of commuting that thatâ€™s important or relevant during National Commute Week, itâ€™s how companies can support Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goals by implementing flexible â€“ and smarter â€“ ways of working that also happen not to involve commuting.Â Read more