A new app takes the guesswork out of finding a reliable place to remotely work.
Virtual teams remain a productivity nightmare for many companies, but having the right people and leaders in place can make it a dream.
Inspiring Your Team
Here's what you need to consider before letting your employees work from home.
If you're one of the lucky few that enjoys the ability to work from anywhere you like, the following tools will help keep you productive -- no matter where you are.
Before you jump on the remote-employee bandwagon, there are a few things you'll want to consider to make the transition as smooth as possible.
Telecommuting can blur the boundaries between work and home, to the detriment of both, but it doesn't have to.
Coffee shops are ordinarily an entrepreneur's home away from home. Hundreds of people weighed in with their favorites.
Make More Happen
Transportation researchers analyzed how long it takes workers in the biggest cities to get to and from work.
Make More Happen
A change of scenery can reduce stress, make you more productive and give you a creative boost.
The three companies report impressive environmental results from telecommuting programs they also tout for employee retention and recruiting.
A performance bonus here or a catered lunch there are sure to be welcome with open arms, but they aren't what employees value most in the workplace.
Work at Home
Are you on your computer and in bed right now? Bad idea
This arsenal of gadgets, including mobile hotspots, wireless headsets and battery boosters, helps remote staffers stay connected.
Telecommuting has many benefits for both employers and employees, but also comes with some drawbacks that need to be dealt with.