Archive by category Telecommuting

Accessing Work Computers From A Mobile Device Could Reduce BYOD Burden

Smartphones have infiltrated the workplace and there’s practically nothing we can do about it but adapt. This presents an enormous security risk since data from your business can go into employees’ private hands. While you may not be worried about employee sabotage, you should be worried about unintended data breaches by employee phones that are […]

Three Must Have Solutions For A Virtual Team: Communication, Collaboration and File Share

Working in an office is great, but thanks to technology some jobs find offices obsolete and they see it only as an expense which they don’t need. Most of them have decided to ditch the classic office scenario and replace it with working from home or some other place more conducive to where each individual […]

Need To Confirm Your Freelance Workers Time? Here Are Two Apps That Help Keep Track

Managing telecommuters can be one big pain in that one place where the sun don’t shine. There’s no doubt that you’ll get a finished product, but how long are they really working on it? Have you ever wondered whether your freelancers are giving you their undivided attention? That’s kind of hard to determine when they’re […]

12 Major Turnoffs When Hiring Virtual Employees

What’s a major turnoff to you (on a resume or in the interview) when hiring virtual team members? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship program […]

Tech Thursday (3/22): Epson Introduces WorkForce Pro C Series, VerticalResponse Reports on Email Marketing and Social Media, AnyMeeting Introduces AnyMeeting Now, Toshiba Introduces Excite 10LE -Worlds Thinnest Tablet

Epson Introduces WorkForce Pro C Series   VerticalResponse Reports on Email Marketing and Social Media   AnyMeeting Introduces AnyMeeting Now   Toshiba Introduces Excite 10LE -Worlds Thinnest Tablet     Epson Enhances ImageWay Partner Program with New Workgroup Single and Multifunction Printers Ideal for Small and Medium Offices  – WorkForce Pro C Series Workgroup Color […]

Telecommuters Are An Essential Part of Your Team: Here Are Some Ways to Acknowledge Them and Keep Them Connected

Human beings have a tendency to pay more attention to what’s in their vicinity rather than what’s outside their field of view. This natural tendency might make you unintentionally neglectful the needs of telecommuters who work at home and don’t often work with the teams in the offices of your company. Your telecommuters clock in […]