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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.
Running a Home Business? With a Spouse? How to Cope.

Running a Home Business? With a Spouse? How to Cope.

Working from home can get complicated when your better half is there with you. We share tips on how to cope.
An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

Thinking of redoing your home office? You're definitely going to want to check out these off-the-wall ideas.
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.
3 Companies Share How They Stay True to Company Culture Amidst Rapid Growth

3 Companies Share How They Stay True to Company Culture Amidst Rapid Growth

Companies are motivated to scale and grow profits year over year. But often this focus on revenue comes at the expense of the company's culture.
How Working At Home Can Be Harmful to Your Health

How Working At Home Can Be Harmful to Your Health

Working at home seems like a great way to balance work and life. But it might have the opposite effect.
An Entrepreneur's Guide to Personal Grooming

An Entrepreneur's Guide to Personal Grooming

If you work from home, you need these five essential tips. Better still, tape them to your bathroom mirror.
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.
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.
10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

RoboRoaches for sale, iBeengo wants you to go too, a MBA for entrepreneurs, the war on working from home, Burberry CEO on the future of retail and design, A tech writer goes on a social-media diet. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.
The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?

The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?

Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?
How to Get The Most Out of Employees Who Work From Home

How to Get The Most Out of Employees Who Work From Home

More and more companies are spread far and wide with employees working virtually. Here are five ways to make the model work for your business.
Tools to Keep Remote Employees Motivated and Productive

Tools to Keep Remote Employees Motivated and Productive

As more employees work from home or places other than your office, consider these services to help you keep everyone on the same page.

The Reasons For and Against Joining a Co-Working Space

Before you join the co-working space frenzy, here are a few pros and cons to consider.

3 Ways to Avoid the Loneliness of Working Remotely

For cash-strapped startups, forgoing an office space is a keen way to save money. But what do you do to keep loneliness at bay? Here are some tips.

3 Web Tools for Managing Employees Who Work From Home

These web apps can help you know if your remote workers are on task or slacking off.
The Great Debate: Should You Let Employees Work From Home?

The Great Debate: Should You Let Employees Work From Home?

Yahoo and Best Buy may have concluded that telecommuting doesn't work for their companies anymore, but it could still make sense for your business.
Richard Branson on Parenting and Work-Life Balance

Richard Branson on Parenting and Work-Life Balance

Running your own business and raising a family often go hand-in-hand, but finding a balance can be challenging. Virgin's CEO on how he managed to raise two kids while building a business.
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.
5 Ways to Cope With Working From Home

5 Ways to Cope With Working From Home

How to relieve anxiety and remain productive when you can't make it into the office.
How to Foster Company Culture with Remote Employees

How to Foster Company Culture with Remote Employees

Creating and fostering the character of your company is imperative, even if your employees don't all share the same four walls.

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