Davinci Comments on Alternative Workplace Strategy WebinarDid you see the recent webinar on alternative workplace strategies? The webinar was titled, “Alternative Workplace Strategy: Aligning for Action.” This is a solid webinar that anyone exploring the notion of alternative workplace strategies should view.
In the webinar, Jeff Root, vice president of Product Marketing and Management for PeopleCube and Diane ... Read more
Virtual Office Space Empowers Flex-Time
It’s a proven fact: telecommuters balance work and family life better than office workers. But it’s also a proven fact that telecommuters can maintain that balance even while sometimes squeezing in a couple extra days’ worth of work each week. So say researchers from Brigham Young University (BYU).
BYU analyzed data from 24,436 IBM employees in 75 countries. Given a flexible schedule and the option to telecommute, employees were able to ...
Skype IPO Points to Virtual Office Tech Value
Demonstrating the value of virtual office technologies, Skype on Monday announced that it has filed papers with the Securities & Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering (IPO).
Skype, the real-time Internet communications platform that allows VoIP phone calls, instant messaging, video chat and desktop and file sharing, is hoping to raise ...
Virtual Office Systems Help Entrepreneurs Avoid Debt
Only half of small businesses that tried to borrow last year got all or most of what they needed, according to a survey by the National Federation of Independent Business. That’s one reason why Sam’s Club is planning to make loans available to its small business customers.
Sam’s Club is launching a business loan pilot program that will make $5,000 to $25,000 loans available to qualifying members. The program also includes low-rate mercha...
Virtual Offices Can Help in Whooping Cough Epidemic
Forget the swine flu for a minute. There's another potential pandemic starting in California. On Wednesday, health officials gave the whooping cough—a disease of the respiratory mucous membrane—epidemic status in the Golden State. Also known as pertussis, it's called whooping cough because the disease brings severe coughing spells that end with a whopping sound when the person breathes in.
Los Angeles County alone has confirmed 148 cases...