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4 Reasons Telecommuting Is Good for Employees and Better for the Company
Telecommuting

4 Reasons Telecommuting Is Good for Employees and Better for the Company

Workers increasingly want the option to work from home, or wherever, and the savings for the company are substantial.
Andrei Soroker
The Power of Building Offline Connections in a Digital World
Connections

The Power of Building Offline Connections in a Digital World

In a world of texting, tweeting and burying our heads in the newest smartphone on the market, we often forget that some of the most meaningful connections are in person.
Carrie Rich
This Company Thinks It's Unlocked the Secret to Employee Engagement and Productivity
Employee Engagement

This Company Thinks It's Unlocked the Secret to Employee Engagement and Productivity

BetterWorks, which just raised a $15.5 million Series A round, merges the concepts of game mechanics and the quantified self to motivate and manage employees' goals.
Laura Entis
This Business Thrives Working 4 Days a Week Without Bosses, Email or Meetings
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This Business Thrives Working 4 Days a Week Without Bosses, Email or Meetings

Imagine a company where every weekend is three days and no one ever interrupts your work to discuss your progress.
Cristian Ángel Rennella
What Co-Working Spaces Can Teach You about Morale and Engagement
Connected Entrepreneur

What Co-Working Spaces Can Teach You about Morale and Engagement

RocketSpace CEO and founder Duncan Logan shares how space and one's peers impact a company's final product.
Sarah Max
How This CEO Slashed His Staff's Email Inboxes
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How This CEO Slashed His Staff's Email Inboxes

This founder of onboarding software for small companies uses technology to contact customers and create a company culture for a remote team.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
What's Wrong With the Modern Conference Call (and the Man Who's Trying to Fix It).
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What's Wrong With the Modern Conference Call (and the Man Who's Trying to Fix It).

This new platform hopes to make conference calls easier to record and their conversations more searchable and shareable.
Sarah Max
How This CEO Went From 400 Different Passwords to Just One
Connected Entrepreneur

How This CEO Went From 400 Different Passwords to Just One

This founder of a doggy boarding and daycare franchise uses apps to store passwords, stay connected to her workout buddies and handle travel plans.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
Making a 700-Mile Commute Work
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Making a 700-Mile Commute Work

His home is in Chicago, his office in New York. Offerpop's marketing head, Kevin Bobowski, talks about how he makes the most of his time in -- and out -- of the office.
Sarah Max
Why You Can't Shake Off That Last Argument
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Why You Can't Shake Off That Last Argument

Talks that make us feel horrible linger longer than we think. We explain the science behind this phenomenon and how to get past it.
Judith E. Glaser
How This Retailer Reaches All-Important Indie Influencers
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How This Retailer Reaches All-Important Indie Influencers

Karmaloop founder, Greg Selkoe, explains his approach to guerrilla marketing.
Sarah Max
The Tools That Helped One Man Skip the Daily Staff Meeting
Connected Entrepreneur

The Tools That Helped One Man Skip the Daily Staff Meeting

This founder uses apps to connect a team scattered across the globe.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
Turns Out You've Been Brainstorming All Wrong
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Turns Out You've Been Brainstorming All Wrong

In a creativity rut? These approaches to thinking and problem solving can help you put the brain back into brainstorming.
Judith E. Glaser
Keeping Staffers Without Email (Half the Workforce) In the Loop.
Connected Entrepreneur

Keeping Staffers Without Email (Half the Workforce) In the Loop.

For true engagement, companies need to communicate with all their staff – and not just the ones with corporate email. Red e App founder Jonathan Erwin explains more.
Sarah Max