Study: Virtual Office Technologies Support Flexible WorkingLONDON—On Wednesday we looked at a Polycom survey that reveals 66 percent of participants pointing to flexible working having a larger financial impact on business than cutting operational costs. We also explored the role of virtual offices in enabling flexible work.
Today we’ll look at another key finding in the survey: virtual office technologies like video co... Read more
Study: Virtual Offices Empower Employee ProductivityLONDON—Flexible working has a larger financial impact on businesses than cutting operational costs. So say 66 percent of respondents in a Polycom survey. The study offers more proof of the financial viability of virtual office technologies.
A flexible working strategy empowers workers with the ability to work at home or out of the office regularly or occasionall... Read more
Could Virtual Offices Help Workers During Olympics?
LONDON—Did you know that more than half of London employers are embracing flexible work strategies as the summer Olympics approaches? So says new data from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)/Hays Resourcing and Talent Planning Survey.
“Options such as flexi-time and home working can enable employ...
How Teleconferencing Boosts Virtual Office ProductivityLONDON—With the Olympics coming up, many companies are exploring—or at least being encouraged to explore—flexible working through vehicles like virtual offices and telecommuting. With this in mind, Powwownow is offering suggestion that complements the virtual office: teleconferencing.
Powwownow is reporting a 30 percent increase in its teleconferencing business ... Read more
Managers See Benefits From Virtual Office WorkLONDON--Employees want flex-work. They crave the workshifting freedom of setting up shop in a virtual office. But how do managers feel?
According to Vodafone’s “Exploring the shift in employee expectations” report, half of all managers surveyed feel that offering flexible working options makes them a more attractive prospect as a potential employer. What’s more,... Read more