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Why the Future of Work Is Already Here

Why the Future of Work Is Already Here

Skeptical of allowing employees to work remotely? Don't be. Here are five steps to getting started and getting more productivity from employees.
4 Tips for Keeping It Real When Your Global Team Telecommutes

4 Tips for Keeping It Real When Your Global Team Telecommutes

Making a team from a staff working on separate continents requires more than just technology. Only the team leader can bring them all together.
7 Secrets to Designing a Business That Gives You Ultimate Flexibility

7 Secrets to Designing a Business That Gives You Ultimate Flexibility

Your venture doesn't have to take over your life. Follow this list and have the time to do the things you want.
5 Ways Telecommuting Saves Employers Money

5 Ways Telecommuting Saves Employers Money

Many employees hate commuting to jobs they otherwise love. Employers can save big money allowing them to work happily from home.
When Does Switching to a Remote Workplace Make Sense?

When Does Switching to a Remote Workplace Make Sense?

Having your employees telecommute can bring many benefits to your company, but the risks must also be weighed.
Surprisingly (or Not), You Can Get a Lot Done Working From Across the Globe

Surprisingly (or Not), You Can Get a Lot Done Working From Across the Globe

If you've been pushing off those big travel plans, don't wait any longer -- you can still work effectively even from another country.
Want to Be More Productive? Move Across the World.

Want to Be More Productive? Move Across the World.

A transplant from the U.S. to Hong Kong cites his newfound efficiency. Telecommuting can work, he argues.
Building an All-Star Virtual Team

Building an All-Star Virtual Team

As the number of employees working from home or remotely grows, here's how to make top-notch hires.
Work Driving You Crazy? Here Are 5 Ways to Keep Your Sanity.

Work Driving You Crazy? Here Are 5 Ways to Keep Your Sanity.

Here are five things you can consider deleting from your daily routine that will make you saner, more productive and more efficient.
Working From Home? Avoid These Not-So-Obvious Distractions.

Working From Home? Avoid These Not-So-Obvious Distractions.

You need to structure your environment in such a way that you can maintain your focus on your work.
Workers Without Borders: Managing the Remote Revolution

Workers Without Borders: Managing the Remote Revolution

With more and more employees working virtually, here is how to manage your team in a cohesive manner.
6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)

6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)

A new infographic breaks down the habits of the most productive teams.
10 Questions to Ask Before Allowing Employees to Telecommute

10 Questions to Ask Before Allowing Employees to Telecommute

Expert advice, tips and tools to help businesses hire skilled, trustworthy work-from-home employees.
10 Tips to be a Proficient Telecommuter

10 Tips to be a Proficient Telecommuter

Working from home can be great -- if you know what you're doing.
Make Sure Your Online Reputation Is Solid and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Make Sure Your Online Reputation Is Solid and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to handle online networking, why you should structure your work week and more advice for business owners.
Forget PJs, Dress Your Brand Even at Your Home Office

Forget PJs, Dress Your Brand Even at Your Home Office

If you work from home, it's still important to wear clothes that reflect who you are and what you do for a living.
Win People Over by Listening and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Win People Over by Listening and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to hear what people are saying, why you shouldn't try to please everyone and more advice for business owners.
How to Protect Corporate Culture in a Telecommuting World

How to Protect Corporate Culture in a Telecommuting World

If office culture is important to you, ask yourself these questions when mulling a telecommuting policy.
H-P Is Asking Telecommuters to Work On-Site. What Do You Think?

H-P Is Asking Telecommuters to Work On-Site. What Do You Think?

Even as the freelance economy continues to grow, Hewlett-Packard and other large tech companies are coming down on work-from-home arrangements.

Pack Your Suitcase: Business-Travel Budgets on the Rise

The Global Business Travel Association upped its estimate for business travel this year.
In the Latest Move to Revamp Yahoo's Culture, Marissa Mayer Expands Parental Leave

In the Latest Move to Revamp Yahoo's Culture, Marissa Mayer Expands Parental Leave

With her policies under scrutiny, the Yahoo CEO follows her ban on telecommuting with new perks for new parents.
Rethink Your Office Design: Designing a More Effective Workspace

Rethink Your Office Design: Designing a More Effective Workspace

Four tips on redesigning your office to be a more happy and productive environment.
4 Reasons Telecommuting Can Be Bad for Business

4 Reasons Telecommuting Can Be Bad for Business

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stirred controversy this week by requiring employees report to the office, but not everyone thinks it's a bad idea.
When to Let Employees Work from Home

When to Let Employees Work from Home

Telecommuting can be a vital recruiting tool, if you plan ahead and create the right culture for your company. Here's how.

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