Archives for October 2012
Survey: Virtual Offices Lead to Fewer Corporate LocationsNEW YORK—You’ve read the headlines about tough job markets, but when you work from a virtual office you can avoid the relocating that often comes with new jobs. And a study by Right Management, the talent and career management expert within ManpowerGroup, is proving the point.
Right Management reviewed data on nearly 7,000 job seekers throughout North America who received outplacement services from the firm during the f... Read more
What Does Hurricane Sandy Mean for Virtual Office Users?NEW YORK-They are calling it a "superstorm." Hurricane Sandy is threatening 50 million people in a high-population corridor. The winds are upwards of 90mph, making Hurricane Sandy officially a category one hurricane.
But what does this mean for New York virtual office users along the East Coast? Of course, if the po... Read more
Could Working From Virtual Offices Save the World?NEW YORK—I saw a spiffy infographic on the benefits of virtual offices. The infographic is titled, “The Perks of Working From Home.” CarInsurance.org put together the infographic, which draws on data from various sources. I’ll try to break it down for you in a few nutshells:
One in 10 U.S. workers work from a home-based virtual office at least once a week. This ... Read more
Reduce Workplace Fear With a Virtual Office
TORONTO—Some are scared by ghosts. Others are scared by goblins. But most modern workers are more afraid of making a mistake on their job.
Whether they work in virtual offices in Toronto or traditional offices in Los Angeles—or some arrangement in between—29 percent of respondents in an Accountemps survey say their biggest workplac...
Get My Mom a Job Offers Virtual Offices Jobs for the MassesPHOENIX—Looking for virtual office jobs? Want to telecommute? Why not try Get My Mom a Job? (Hint: it's not just for Moms.)
Get My Mom a Job is looking to carve out a niche for virtual office workers, whether they want to work at large companies like Apple or smaller businesses. Get My Mom a Job lists hundreds of virtual office job openings, from customer service to financial to technical to medical to education to sales and beyond.
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