Technology is an essential of the modern world, there is certainly no denying this. In most of our personal lives, technology is ever present, seen in everything from cell phone usage to the necessity of laptop computers. Even our homes have begun to utilize smart technology, allowing us to do things more easily than ever before. But just as technology has opened doors (perhaps literally as well as figuratively) on a personal scale, it has also changed the workplace of the United States forever.
Technology in the workplace, in fact, has been around for quite some time. From complex answering systems to the prevalence of computers, we have long been using technology in the ways that we work. However, the technology that we put into use has only become more and more advanced over the course of time, thus opening new doors on a regular basis. This can be seen most clearly, perhaps, in the rising numbers of people who are choosing to work remotely, telecommuting to work instead of act