Virtual Workers take Telework to the Next Level

Teleworking and virtual working is not necessarily the same thing. Generally, a teleworker is still an employee of a company working from a remote location—usually a home office. As an employee, the company remains responsible for all current staff-related costs as well as additional costs to support the remote working location. As most already know, … Continue reading

Virtual Workforce Tip #3 – Managing Virtual Workers

A different style of management is required in order for a virtual workforce to be effective and successful. Managing Virtual Workers An Ernst & Young partner who has been managing teams virtually for more than a decade explains how to get the best out of remote workers BusinessWeek – http://bit.ly/cavFlz

Virtual Workforce Tip #2 – Get Time Zones Working For You

Virtual Workers in different time zones can help increase productivity by working when you’re not.

Virtual Workforces Are Changing Everything

Prices at the pump continue to rise despite the odd dip weakly reflecting drops in crude oil prices. Construction to solve transportation issues persistently disrupts travellers at substantial costs to tax payers. Green solutions are promoted extensively to help preserve our environment and reduce carbon emissions. Integration of virtual workers can address all three issues … Continue reading

Do You Have a Sustainable Flu Pandemic Plan for 2010?

Have you been effected by the flu this season?  What’s your plan for 2010? The flu and other viruses sweep through every year and affect more than just our health.  For businesses with employees, sick time is an unavoidable reality which can drain their budgets at an alarming rate. It can also increase employee stress … Continue reading

Virtual Workforce Tip #1 – Desktop Screen Sharing

Desktop screen sharing between Virtual Workers and clients is easy with Glance screen sharing technology.  Perfect for online meetings, training and remote support. http://www.glance.net/ Got your own recommendations for products or programs that help you stay more efficient and productive?  Open invite to submit your own!