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How We Do: Working Remotely

by Charlie Waite, Focuslabllc.com
April 29, 2014

I’ve worked remotely for the better part of a decade, so I’ve seen the good, the bad, and totally terrible side of it. It takes a certain type of person to work remotely. You have to be a self starter, focused, excel at time management, and be immune to distractions. Don’t have these qualities? Neither...[Click to read more]

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INFOGRAPHIC: THE DEATH OF THE OFFICE

by Jennifer Miller, Fastcocreate.com
April 29, 2014

Today, nearly 24% of the U.S. working population telecommutes for at least a few hours each week. Seventy-eight percent said they’d forego free meals and 31% would take a salary cut for the privilege of working at home. Sounds like the makings of a workplace revolution—perhaps the very “Death of the Office,” according to a...[Click to read more]

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A Few Hot Work-From-Home Business Ideas + Bonus Infographic

by Nelson Davis, MakingItTv.com
April 29, 2014

From grocery shopping to backyard pond kits, new home-based businesses get creative and profitable. Yes, we know all about child care and dog walking. But isn’t there something you can do while working in your slippers? In fact, yes. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, entrepreneurs nationwide are finding new and creative ways to...[Click to read more]

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Remote team tools

by Andrzej Krzywda, Andrzejonsoftware.blogspot.com
April 29, 2014

I’ve been speaking today at a local IT entrepreneur meetup about remote work and about the ways a company can transition towards being more remote. The part of the talk that seemed to be most interesting was the toolset that we’re using at the moment. I thought I’d share this list here, as well. Remember, that...[Click to read more]

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The different types of telecommuters [Infographic]

by Kasper, TechnoBlogger.net
April 28, 2014

Telecommuting is a wok arrangement in which the employees work outside the office and often work from home or even a location close to home. Telecommuting is a work arrangement in which employees do not commute to a central work place. A person who telecommutes is called as a “telecommuter”. Telecommuters often maintain a traditional...[Click to read more]

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Make sure your remote working policies cover the legal risks

by Victoria Clark, Personneltoday.com
April 28, 2014

As more employers begin to offer flexible working arrangements to their staff, Clarion’s Victoria Clark looks at what needs to be done to ensure that businesses do not fall foul of the law. Remote working is increasing in response to the widespread availability of wireless high-speed broadband, computers, laptops and tablets, mobile telephones and, of...[Click to read more]

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[Infographic] Telecommuting: The New Workplace Reality

by Agnes Jozwiak, Blog.clickmeeting.com
April 25, 2014

Telecommuting is scary for some managers. It implies loss of control and reduced productivity. But a new survey by Global Workplace Analytics reveals a different reality. We’ve summarized the facts for you in our new infographic. Get ready to have your assumptions challenged.   Telecommuting is no longer a fringe idea. Today an astonishing 80%...[Click to read more]

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4 tips for managing remote employees

by Chad Brooks, BusinessNewsDaily
April 24, 2014

One of the biggest struggles in successfully managing remote employees is making sure out of sight doesn’t mean out of mind, new research shows. Nearly one-third of chief information officers (CIOs) said not having enough face time is their greatest challenge in managing a remote workforce, according to a study by Robert Half Technology. Other difficulties executives face...[Click to read more]

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