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3 Tips For Managing Remote Workers Effectively

by Luella Schmidt, FinePointConsulting.net
February 11, 2014

As new technology drives communication tools to new heights, the idea that your business should be confined only to an office space is quickly becoming obsolete. Today, organizations big and small, new and old, are all taking advantage of global connectedness by hiring employees in other cities, countries and continents. While remote workers can be...[Click to read more]

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How We Work as a Remote Team

by Anthony Eden, Blog.dnsimple.com
February 10, 2014

Inspired by a recent blog post from Mathias Meyer on the Travis CI blog, I want to share with you details about how we work together at DNSimple. DNSimple does not have a central office – actually, we don’t have an office of any type, central or otherwise. The core team consists of me (@aeden),...[Click to read more]

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How to Prepare Your Business (And Your Employees) to Work Remotely

by Sharon Florentine, CIO.com
February 6, 2014

Last year, Yahoo made headlines for rescinding its once-liberal work-from-home policies in the interests of “productivity” and “accountability.” But not having a plan in place for keeping the business running if your employees physically cannot get to the office — in the event of a winter storm, hurricane or even day-to-day concerns like a family...[Click to read more]

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Telecommuting: No place like home

by Karen Kaplan, Nature.com
February 5, 2014

Peter Griffith is not a fan of traffic in the Washington DC area. On a bad day, his 103-kilometre round-trip commute means that he can spend more than four hours on the road. By the time he gets to his desk at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Griffith — like millions of metropolitan commuters worldwide...[Click to read more]

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Working Remotely: 4 Tips for Staying Motivated and Productive

by Lauren Sozio, Labs.openviewpartners.com
February 5, 2014

There has been a lot of controversy about telecommuting. It started earlier last year withMarissa Mayer pressing reset on Yahoo!’s work culture, which meant overturning the underperforming org chart and doing away with remote employees. The reaction? Working mothers backlashed and Forbes posed the regression question, “Back to the Stone Age?” On the flip side,...[Click to read more]

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Why Telecommuting Really Matters, in 6 Charts

by Yonah Freemark, CityLab.com
February 4, 2014

Over the past 30 years, at the same time the percentage of commuters driving has flatlined, the share of people working from home has exploded, almost doubling since 1980. Telecommuting is controversial — some suggest it increases productivity while others maintain the value of offices — but it is gaining popularity no matter its merits. More...[Click to read more]

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