Workplace redefined: Telecommuting boosts rural job opportunities
When the Southwest Initiative Foundation moved its headquarters from Granite Falls to Hutchinson 15 years ago, the organization also made another change.
Instead of having everyone come to the office every day, most of them started telecommuting.
With its wide regional presence and programs that build resources and economic development in rural communities, the move was right for the foundation, said Sherry Ristau, executive director.
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