Archives for September 2011
Workshifting From a Virtual Office Benefits Small BusinessesHow can workshifting benefit your small business? That’s the question Citrix asked its vice president of corporate marketing, Kimberly M. Woodward. Let’s listen in to the answer:
“While any employee appreciates the benefits of more flexible work arrangements, such as the ability to work at home part or all of the time, the payoff for the business is also considerable. A workshiftin... Read more
Workshifting From Virtual Offices Makes ‘Everywhere Employees’ PossibleHow does workshifting foster today’s “Everywhere Employee”? That’s the question Citrix asked its vice president of corporate marketing, Kimberly M. Woodward. Let’s listen in to the answer:
“The idea of being dependent on a single computer or location for work is becoming as outdated as needing a payphone to make a call when you’re away from home. Increasingly workers are using... Read more
Workshifting Fuels Virtual Office Space TrendLOS ANGELES, CA-There’s been a lot written about workshifting since iPass issued its latest report a couple of weeks ago—and the momentum hasn’t died down yet. I thought I’d offer the virtual office spin on workshifting.
“Workshifting has now become the expectation of nearly all enterprise employees,” Evan Kaplan, CEO of iPass, says in its blog. “In our latest i... Read more
Top 10 Considerations for Alternative Workplace Strategies
CHICAGO-Alternative workplace strategies and virtual offices are gaining momentum in the down economy. But it’s not just the down economy driving AWS forward—it’s the changing face of the workforce. The world is global, mobile, virtual, and moves at lightning speed.
“The basic premise of AWS is using less real estate to support more performance,” writes Tom Mulh...
How to Keep Telecommuters Working Efficiently From a Virtual Office
BOSTON-Yesterday, we looked at a study from CareerBuilder that examined whether or not working from home an efficient alternative to the traditional office job or a productivity killer. The conclusion: It’s a mixed bag. It depends on the motivation of the virtual office worker.
With that, Rosemary ...