Remote Work

Remote work, telecommuting, telework, working from home—they all mean essentially the same thing: working outside of an office, wherever it makes the most sense. Remote work has taken the working world by storm, but it’s only one type of work flexibility. It’s many benefits include an expanded talent pool, higher productivity, cost savings, and reduced environmental impact. While some companies worry that going remote will have a detrimental effect on collaboration, remote teams can be better communicators than in-house teams, as long as the right systems are in place.

Ergonomics 101 for Remote Workers

By |February 14th, 2017|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

Working remotely can be an ergonomic and injury prevention challenge both for remote workers and employers with a remote workforce.

Taking the Leap From a Corporate Job to a Remote Startup

By |December 27th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , |

My cofounder and I want to show people that you can indeed work from a beach, or work from home so you can be close to your family, and still be productive.

Telemedicine’s Promise and Challenges, Part 2

By |December 13th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , , , , , |

In order to reach what many people see as its huge potential, the telemedicine industry will have to overcome a series of serious challenges.

Telemedicine’s Promise and Challenges, Part 1

By |December 6th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , , , , , |

Of all the trends affecting healthcare today, one that may offer the most potential and also pose the biggest challenges is the growth of telemedicine.

5 Productivity Tips for Remote Workers

By |August 18th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

These five productivity tips can help you achieve the level of productivity that can only be had from working remotely.

Federal Telework: Mixed Gains or Too-Thrifty Research?

By |August 11th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , , |

The U.S. Government Accountability Office recently completed a study of the costs and benefits of the government’s massive Telework program.

Meet the Customer You Didn’t Know You Were Missing

By |August 11th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

There is an overlooked customer that expects little but can fill dreaded restaurant downtime: the remote worker.

How New Technology Will Change How You Work from Home

By |July 12th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

From artificial intelligence assistants to virtual reality conferencing, the introduction of new types of technology will change how you work from home.

The Key to Productive Employees Lies in Remote Work

By |April 6th, 2016|Categories: Business Case for Work Flexibility, Remote Work|Tags: , , , , , |

Did you know that the key to happier, more productive employees is as simple as allowing remote work just a few days per week?

3 Reasons to Embrace the Coworking Trend

By |February 18th, 2016|Categories: Remote Work|Tags: , , |

It’s a good idea to embrace the coworking trend, if at least once in a while. Here are three reasons why.