Category Archives: Telecommuting News

Telecommuting and telework in the news.

Social Entrepreneurship Is On The Rise

by K. MacKillop

A social entrepreneur is a business owner who uses their business acumen to further some social cause. Social entrepreneurism is often thought to be limited to nonprofit organizations, but in fact a push toward “more-than-profit” ventures is on the rise. That is, entrepreneurs are starting for-profit businesses that benefit both the owners’ personal wealth and social change. Social entrepreneurship business models are developing rapidly and are… >>Continue reading Social Entrepreneurship Is On The Rise

100 Free Printable Fax Coversheets

I love free stuff. And I love not having to use the bulky old fax machine. Check out these offers from MyFax . . . >>Continue reading 100 Free Printable Fax Coversheets

8 Timely Tips to Help You Stretch Your Time

We all only have so many hours in the day to do everything we want to do. Have you ever said, “Where did the day go, I didn’t get anything done?” Here are 8 tips on how to get more done in a day and maybe you can push that snooze button one more time. >>Continue reading 8 Timely Tips to Help You Stretch Your Time

Governor Kaine Announces Statewide Telework Day in Virgina

Governor Timothy M. Kaine today joined Telework!VA and Telework Exchange in encouraging individuals and organizations to pledge to telework from home or a remote location on Telework Day – Monday, August 3, 2009. >>Continue reading Governor Kaine Announces Statewide Telework Day in Virgina

For Businesses to Grow in a Fledgling Economy, Turn to Technology and Telecommuting, Says E-Geniuses

Leading L.A.-based computer repair service company E-Geniuses illustrates how businesses can utilize technology and telecommuting to not only survive the economic crisis but to grow in a down market.

(PRWEB) April 9, 2009 — In today’s economic climate, achieving sustainable growth has become increasingly more difficult for business owners. Flaccid housing and investment markets have severely limited the resources and wherewithal of companies both large and small. Nonetheless, leading… >>Continue reading For Businesses to Grow in a Fledgling Economy, Turn to Technology and Telecommuting, Says E-Geniuses

Broken Arrow Wear Boosts Customer (and Employee) Satisfaction

Successful telecommuting programs hinge on effective communication and collaboration tools. Check out how Broken Arrow Wear is improving customer service and employee satisfaction at the same time . . . >>Continue reading Broken Arrow Wear Boosts Customer (and Employee) Satisfaction

Telecommuting Among Businesses Has More Than Doubled In A Decade

Techaisle Research Shows that Telecommuting Penetration Among Businesses in 2009 has Reached 46 percent and has more than Doubled in a Decade

Techaisle research also shows that Telecommuting Penetration among Small and Mid-Market Businesses has Increased by More than Five Times in the last ten years and stands at 16 percent in 2009

San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 3, 2009 — Recent research conducted by Techaisle shows that… >>Continue reading Telecommuting Among Businesses Has More Than Doubled In A Decade

Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular?

by Susan Hutson

The work-at-home concept has consistently gained in popularity over the last few years. Many small home businesses have mushroomed, and even in the job sector, there is an increasing trend of work from home jobs of all kinds.

Key reasons behind this gradual shift towards working from home are the challenging economic times and increased levels of competition. Due to excessive competition, businesses are forced… >>Continue reading Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular?

Work-At-Home Marketers Settle FTC Charges

Work-At-Home Marketers Settle FTC Charges: Falsely Claimed Consumers Could Earn Significant Income Processing Medical Bills

The marketers of a work-at-home scam who led consumers to believe they could earn $500 or more per week processing medical bills and would receive training and access to customers have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that their deceptive claims violated federal law. The settlements bar future violations and require them to… >>Continue reading Work-At-Home Marketers Settle FTC Charges

Remote Worker Awards

Remote Employment has announced the launch of the Remote Worker Awards, to highlight how remote and home working benefits the environment and everyone’s quality of work life. The Remote Worker Awards is not just another business award – it is a life changing awards! >>Continue reading Remote Worker Awards

US Organizations Waste $2.8 Billion Powering Unused PCs

“If all the world’s 1 billion PC’s were powered down for just one night – it would save enough energy to light up New York City’s Empire State Building – inside and out – for more than 30 years” … and … >>Continue reading US Organizations Waste $2.8 Billion Powering Unused PCs