"If you can put a man on the moon how come you can't do something about traffic?" a regional manager said in 1970.
Jack Niles, a NASA rocket scientist's solution was telecommuting, a term he is credited with coining in 1973.
Except for in-office, in-home Trainings and classes I teach, I work from home - and have for most of my life. Do I sometimes (often) go for a run or dip in the ocean in the afternoon? Yes, but I make up the hours after the sun sets. I wouldn't have it any other way!