I keep seeing work from home posts. It looks funny and at times makes me go nuts. Not everyone can enjoy working from home, especially someone like me. Work from home has its own set of challenges: communication, triggers, and context are a few.
How we perceive and react to the conversation while talking over the phone is different from being together.
What is going in the mind of others and what all pain he is going through cannot be witnessed with one team call.
Not everyone is an extrovert and born perfect for a job. It requires hand-holding and mentoring.