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Voices Is it time to rethink your firm's compensation structure?

10/25/2017 Voices Is it time to rethink your firm's compensation structure?

Teleoperating robots with virtual reality

10/25/2017 Teleoperating robots with virtual reality

Wake Up Call: Clinton Lawyer Hired Research Firm for Russia Dossier: Report

10/25/2017 Wake Up Call: Clinton Lawyer Hired Research Firm for Russia Dossier: Report

Raffa Leads the Industry on Empowering Women Leaders

10/25/2017 Raffa Leads the Industry on Empowering Women Leaders

Anne Arundel schools show off latest distance learning robot at Meade High

10/25/2017 Anne Arundel schools show off latest distance learning robot at Meade High

Berkshire County Wants To Reverse Decreasing Population With Young Workforce

10/25/2017 Berkshire County Wants To Reverse Decreasing Population With Young Workforce

Transportation

10/25/2017 Transportation

The Most Disruptive Unicorns Around The World

10/25/2017 The Most Disruptive Unicorns Around The World

Canada's Spooky Worker Commutes

10/25/2017 Canada's Spooky Worker Commutes

Psychology Alumna Returns with Research on the Value of the Workplace Interactions

10/25/2017 Psychology Alumna Returns with Research on the Value of the Workplace Interactions

Letter: Current broadband service is fine and will improve

10/25/2017 Letter: Current broadband service is fine and will improve

Why IBM Brought Remote Workers Back to the Office

10/25/2017 Why IBM Brought Remote Workers Back to the Office

Experts back Richard Branson's call that telecommuting benefits everyone

10/25/2017 Experts back Richard Branson's call that telecommuting benefits everyone

These Are the Best Companies in the US for Working Moms

9/28/2017 These Are the Best Companies in the US for Working Moms

Cincinnati companies get top marks for working moms

9/28/2017 Cincinnati companies get top marks for working moms

2017 Working Mother 100 Best Companies | Working Mother

9/28/2017 2017 Working Mother 100 Best Companies | Working Mother

Bank of America

9/28/2017 Bank of America

Didn't Get That Raise? Do These 5 Things Next

9/28/2017 Didn't Get That Raise? Do These 5 Things Next

Don't let working from home wreck your career: 5 tips to stay connected when you work remotely

9/28/2017 Don't let working from home wreck your career: 5 tips to stay connected when you work remotely

The Ultimate Work-From-Home Checklist For People Who Are Always In The Office

9/28/2017 The Ultimate Work-From-Home Checklist For People Who Are Always In The Office

Recognizing and Relieving Sandwich Generation Caregivers Stress

9/28/2017 Recognizing and Relieving Sandwich Generation Caregivers Stress

Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber

9/28/2017 Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber

Seven Business Benefits Of Having Remote Employees

9/28/2017 Seven Business Benefits Of Having Remote Employees

Embracing the Cloud and a Remote Workforce

9/28/2017 Embracing the Cloud and a Remote Workforce

There is no such thing as a 'remote' employee

9/28/2017 There is no such thing as a 'remote' employee

The rise of the smart office

9/28/2017 The rise of the smart office

What does \ flexible work\ really mean?

9/28/2017 What does \ flexible work\ really mean?

62 Percent of Workers Would Leave a Job Due to Lack of Flexibility

9/28/2017 62 Percent of Workers Would Leave a Job Due to Lack of Flexibility

Not driving to work is the hot new high-end job perk

9/28/2017 Not driving to work is the hot new high-end job perk

Summit seeks answers to islands' unique needs

9/28/2017 Summit seeks answers to islands' unique needs

Think Your Commute Is Bad? Unless Texas Cities Update Transportation Systems

9/28/2017 Think Your Commute Is Bad? Unless Texas Cities Update Transportation Systems

There's no such thing as a 'remote' employee

9/28/2017 There's no such thing as a 'remote' employee

These 8 Remote Jobs Pay Over $100000 a Year

9/28/2017 These 8 Remote Jobs Pay Over $100000 a Year

Three Ways to Launch (or Become) a Remote Company

9/28/2017 Three Ways to Launch (or Become) a Remote Company

8 flexible jobs that pay over $100000

9/28/2017 8 flexible jobs that pay over $100000

Could even a missile alert stop Japanese from going to the office?

9/28/2017 Could even a missile alert stop Japanese from going to the office?

Hokkaido 'workations' breathe fresh air into telecommuting

9/28/2017 Hokkaido 'workations' breathe fresh air into telecommuting

Telecommuting: Wave of the Future or Failed Experiment?

9/28/2017 Telecommuting: Wave of the Future or Failed Experiment?

Cash isn't always king for worker retention

6/28/2017 Employers have several opportunities to provide tangible and intangible benefits to attract and retain the employees they and their businesses need and want.

Want to be green? Work at home - Record-Courier

6/28/2017 Expanding mass-transit systems is a pillar of green and "new urbanist" thinking, but with few exceptions, the idea of ever-larger numbers of people commuting ...

Few pink slips found for Hampton Roads work-from-home policies

6/28/2017 Technology pioneer IBM scrapped its work-from-home policy, one of the first of its kind, about six weeks ago. Yahoo and Bank of America have made similar rollbacks.

The Growing Army of Americans Who Work From Home

6/28/2017 A recent report highlighting the growth of telecommuting in the U.S. workforce suggests that more Americans will be working from home in the future.

Want to be green? Work at home

6/27/2017 The areas with the thickest presence of telecommuters - including cities such as Austin, Raleigh-Durham, San Diego, Denver, and Seattle - tend to have the greatest concentration of tech-related industries, which function well with off-site workers ...

Why big cities like Los Angeles cannot grow without expanding public transit

6/27/2017 To the editor: Kudos to Kotkin for his observations on telecommuting as a positive change. He didn't mention one major factor, though.

Is IBM's Rethinking of Its Remote Work Policy a Bellwether?

6/27/2017 There used to be a joke at IBM that the company acronym stood for “I'm By Myself.” The software giant was once a model for telecommuting, saving significant operational costs by allowing many employees to work from home. But IBM recently gave thousands ...

Lawyer's Request to Continue Telecommuting Wasn't Reasonable

6/27/2017 Interpreting federal disability rights law to require employers to provide unlimited telework as a job accommodation would have a “chilling effect” and could prompt companies to tighten their policies on telecommuting, Judge James E. Graves Jr. of the ...

Telecommuting often leads to burnout, alienation

6/27/2017 The excessive hours that bring on burnout is just another day on the job. (Photo: iStock). The expression “out of sight, out of mind” can really resonate for those who work in locations other than the company office.

Seattle DJC.com local business news and data - Money - Are you ...

6/26/2017 You'll need to be a self-directed, focused planner with a healthy dose of introversion to be happy and successful working from home.

Report: Remote Work Growing in Prominence

6/26/2017 A report from FlexJobs finds that while remote work remains a relatively small part of the work economy, it has seen significant growth in the past decade.

Grab a blanket, the latest green trend involves pajamas and your laptop

6/26/2017 The areas with the thickest presence of telecommuters, including cities such as Austin, Raleigh-Durham, San Diego, Denver, and Seattle, tend to have the greatest concentration of tech-related industries, which function well with off-site workers.

Employers boosting benefits to woo talent

6/26/2017 Sixty-two percent of employers surveyed allow some type of telecommuting; and 57% offer flextime, allowing employees to choose their work hours within limits established by the employer.

NYC correction boss worked from his Maine home and is eligible for fat check from piling up unused vacation time

6/26/2017 The city's jail system boss worked from his home in Maine more than two dozen times last year, charging taxpayers 111/2 hours a day - while burning few vacation days, records show.

Are you cut out for a work-from-home job? - Lehigh Valley Business ...

6/26/2017 Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas. But not everyone works well from home.

Altus Times | Working from home an option

6/26/2017 Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas. There is no commute, spending money on transportation or ...

Are you cut out for a work-from-home job?

6/26/2017 In this Monday, June 19, 2017, photo, a person works on a laptop in North Andover, Mass. Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas.

US experiences huge increase in telecommuting since 2005, claims study

6/26/2017 FlexJobs and Global Workplace Analytics have published their 2017 State of Telecommuting in the US Employee Workforce report, which claims to be the most up-to-date and comprehensive data analysis available on the state of working from home in the ...

11 Websites Where You Can Find A Remote Tech Job

6/25/2017 The website functions as a sort of automatic jobs board search engine, scanning other job sites for listings that match your category keyword (e.

Employees Love Working from Home. But Are They Engaged?

6/25/2017 We live in an era of increased telecommuting, and employees love it that way. Global Analytics Workplace estimates that roughly 3.7 million employees (2.8% of the workforce) now work from home at least half the time, 50% of the US workforce holds a job ...

Are you cut out for a work-from-home job? – The Denver Post

6/24/2017 Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas. You don't have to commute, spend money on transportation ...

Report: Telecommuting Increased 115 Percent in 10 Years

6/24/2017 The typical telecommuter is older than the workforce at large: half are at least 45 years of age or older. Among the generations, working from home is most common among Baby Boomers.

Telecommuting grew by 115% in 10-year span, another study says ...

6/24/2017 Telecommuting grew by 115% between 2005 and 2015, according to a new study by job-posting site FlexJobs and consulting firm Global Workplace Analytic.

Want to be green? Forget mass transit. Work at home

6/23/2017 The areas with the thickest presence of telecommuters - including cities such as Austin, Raleigh-Durham, San Diego, Denver, and Seattle - tend to have the greatest concentration of tech-related industries, which function well with off-site workers ...

Working from home is having a moment

6/23/2017 The number of telecommuting workers has increased 115 percent in a decade, according to a new report from Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs.

The workplace: Working from home? It's not for everyone

6/22/2017 Telecommuters interact less with co-workers than their workplace counterparts. After all, you can't chat at the water cooler on your break or stop by a colleague's desk on the way to lunch.

Is the End of IBM's Remote Work Policy a Bellwether?

6/22/2017 There used to be a joke at IBM that the company acronym stood for “I'm By Myself.” The software giant was once a model for telecommuting, saving significant operational costs by allowing many employees to work from home. But IBM recently gave thousands ...

Keven Moore: Working from home doesn't relieve employers from duty to provide safe environment

6/22/2017 Thanks to evolving and improving technology, telecommuting from home has been a growing trend over the past two decades. It is defined as a work arrangement in which employees do not commute or travel by bus or car to a central place of work, such as ...

Working from home is having a moment

6/22/2017 The number of telecommuting workers has increased 115 percent in a decade, according to a new report from Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs.

Are you cut out for a work-from-home job?

6/22/2017 Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas. You don't have to commute, spend money on transportation or dress up.

Percent Increase in Telecommuting since 2005, According to ...

6/22/2017 Today, FlexJobs and Global Workplace Analytics announced the release of their 2017 State of Telecommuting in the U.S. Employee Workforce report, the most ...

Study: Number of Telecommuting Workers Has Grown Worldwide by ...

6/22/2017 The office is rapidly expanding beyond the cubicle. The number of telecommuting workers has increased 115% in a decade, according to a new report from ...

Citrix isn't just for telecommuting, Red Bull Racing uses it at the track ...

6/22/2017 But the next big thing will be machine learning and AI for simulations and design.

Are you cut out for telecommuting?

6/22/2017 But don't count yourselves out, social butterflies. Yarrow said personalities aren't black and white. The “mildly extroverted” can make telecommuting work if they have an after-work social life, for instance. Renting a co-working space can also provide ...

A Guide To One Of California's Last, Best Undiscovered Gems

6/20/2017 Of course, these rooms also come with private balconies overlooking the best ocean view on the property (along with quaint rocking chairs to help you appreciate that view), so it's debatable how much use you'll get out of the telecommuting-friendly ...

SHRM working on bill to enhance paid leave, flexible policies

6/20/2017 Employers who voluntarily choose to provide their employees a minimum standard of paid time off and options for flexible work arrangements - such as telecommuting and/or compressed work schedules - will qualify for a federal safe harbor and be ...

May data details employment patterns

6/20/2017 One, the data are preliminary and will eventually even out or, two, the surveys are capturing an increasing number of self-employed or telecommuting workers, he said. Runberg said he believes the discrepancy in Deschutes County is attributable to a ...

PHH Mortgage prepares to exit Buffalo market

6/20/2017 New Jersey-based PHH Mortgage Corp., which originally planned to employ 800 people in Amherst, expects to retain 18 local employees in telecommuting jobs following its July departure from Western New York.

Virtual Vocations Releases Top 50 Fortune 500 Telecommute ...

6/20/2017 On June 7, 2017, Fortune published their 63rd Fortune 500 list. While their renowned annual report is formulated based on valuable U.S.

Flexible Leaders Will Rule the Employee-Centered Workplace

6/20/2017 Telecommuting has become commonplace for many small and large organizations, and most companies have a global focus - internationally-based employees, vendors, and clients are par for the course.

Virtual Vocations Releases Top 50 Fortune 500 Telecommute Enabled Companies

6/20/2017 "In addition to it's own database of researched, telecommute-friendly companies, Virtual Vocations also seeks to provide jobseekers with remote company information provided by additional respected business sources.

Bait and Switch? Hired to Work Remotely, Then Told to Come to An Office

6/19/2017 Cheryl Palmer, M.Ed, CECC, the founder of Call to Career, a career coaching firm in Washington, D.C., tells GoodCall®, “It is worth noting that both IBM and Yahoo are tech firms, and both of them decided to take back the option of telecommuting when it ...

When the Hiring Manager Can't Offer More Money, Negotiate These Perks

6/19/2017 Even if full-time telecommuting is off the table, working at home a day or two a week might be a nice break in your routine.

Americans Split On Impact of Workplace Automation

6/19/2017 Infographic: Telecommuting TrendsRemote work, telecommuting, or telework: No matter what you call it, it's a growing workplace trend.

We're Hiring: 100 Full-Time, Full Benefit Positions Available at Continental in Seguin

6/19/2017 ... company match, value sharing bonus, gym membership reimbursements, various employee discount programs, parental leave and sabbaticals.

One-Third of Companies Increase Employee Benefits in War for Talent, SHRM Survey Finds

6/19/2017 NEW ORLEANS - Nearly one-third of organizations increased their overall benefits in the last 12 months signaling the need to remain competitive in today's recruiting environment, according to the Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM's) 2017 ...

Survey: One-third of companies increasing benefits in war for talent

6/19/2017 More than three out of five organizations, or 62 percent, allowed some type of telecommuting, and 57 percent offered flex time, allowing employees to choose their work hours within limits established by the employer.

AT&T Leaves Iconic Downtown Tower

6/19/2017 That company moved to Texas, purchased AT&T, changed its name, and now we have the familiar globe gazing over Busch Stadium and the Gateway Arch.

One-Third of Companies Increase Employee Benefits in War for Talent, SHRM Survey Finds

6/19/2017 Slightly more than three out of five organizations (62 percent) allowed some type of telecommuting, and 57 percent offered flextime, allowing employees to choose their work hours within limits established by the employer.

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One-Third of Companies Increase Employee Benefits in War for Talent, SHRM Survey Finds

6/19/2017 Slightly more than three out of five organizations (62 percent) allowed some type of telecommuting, and 57 percent offered flextime, allowing employees to choose their work hours within limits established by the employer.

Commuter Alert: Metro Surge Shuts Down 2 Rockville Stations

6/18/2017 Officials urge commuters to avoid the stations if possible, particularly during weekday, peak travel hours and consider telecommuting or ride sharing. Travelers can also use the Brunswick Line MARC Train from Metropolitan Grove or start their Metrorail ...

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Remote Global Workforces: Working from Afar for Unparalleled Success

6/16/2017 The concept, also known as telecommuting, isn't all that new. For employees who telecommute, they find that working in their own personal space leads to more productivity, creativity and overall success - both for themselves and their employers.

No Water Taxi service during dock construction in August

6/16/2017 Telecommuting and alternate work schedules—If your employer allows you to work from home or flex your schedule to avoid peak commute times, you can both bypass and help reduce crowding on buses while the Water Taxi is out of service.

WATER TAXI ALERT: Colman Dock construction to interrupt service in August, followed by location, schedule changes

6/16/2017 Ride sharing—Learn about Carpool, VanPool, and other ride-sharing options at kingcounty.gov/metro/rideshare or contact your employer.

Teleworking Changes: New Trend or an Overreaction?

6/16/2017 The topic of this week's Industry Buzz podcast came from a recent article titled "IBM Signals End of Telecommuting Craze," by Steve Tovak. IBM recently announced the intention to eliminate the option to work at home for employees in some departments.

PayScale's VIP Blog Roundup: 20 Surprising Work-From-Home Jobs

6/16/2017 But these days, technology has made it easier than ever for a whole host of occupations to give up office life and work at home. In this week's roundup, we look at some of the telecommuting jobs you probably haven't considered, plus things to do after ...

Working remotely a boon in Hudson Valley

6/16/2017 Remote work is the natural extension of telecommuting, and its rise has been powered by the expansion of high-speed internet and the proliferation of work-enabling tools.

These two North Carolina workplaces are 'best places to work for new dads'

6/16/2017 Aside from Bank of America, Raleigh-based Red Hat was the only other North Carolina-based company to make the list at No. 39. The software company "has embraced telecommuting and 'de-location,'" says Fatherly. It offers six weeks of paid paternity ...

Discrimination Claims on Glassdoor Result in Firing, EEOC Lawsuit

6/16/2017 Duane scheduled a meeting with the CEO, during which the CEO said that his telecommuting request would be granted, she noted.

The Pink Ghetto: Sexism & Sexual Harassment In The Law

6/15/2017 I had every intention of returning to work, ideally part-time, but I was open to telecommuting a couple days a week or other arrangements.

IBM's Rethink On Remote Working — A Taste Of Things To Come?

6/15/2017 The Wall Street Journal report that broke the news on IBM's telecommuting policy indicated that about 2,600 people in the company's marketing department and an unknown number of employees in IT, procurement and Watson-related departments were told ...

Is Unlimited PTO Right for Your Organization?

6/15/2017 If you want to both attract and retain top talent and cut down on the resources it takes to track PTO, then consider offering unlimited PTO at your association.

Continental Expands Range of Flexible Benefits for Working Dads and Moms

6/15/2017 AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- From telecommuting and sabbaticals to parental leave and part-time work, Continental is expanding the range of flexible work practices offered to more than 18,000 employees in the U.S.

Is the telecommuting trend shifting?

6/15/2017 IBM, a company that pioneered the option to work remotely, recently called some workers back to the office, and Robert Half Technology found that 34 percent of chief information officers surveyed reported communication problems when managing teams ...

The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Fueled By Oil

6/14/2017 Artificial intelligence is already here, with algorithms replacing traders on Wall Street and tanker watchers in ports. Robots are here, too, drilling wells and cleaning pipelines, assembling cars, and performing surgery.

Departing Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Admits That She Can't Wait To Use Gmail Again

6/14/2017 Some thought her hypocritical for building an in-office nursery for her children while slashing telecommuting options for employees who relied on working from home to juggle their personal and professional lives.

Is Working From Home Too Good to Be True?

6/14/2017 But some companies, like IBM, say remote workers have become too isolated, developing habits that hurt collaboration, innovation and productivity.

Maine Lawmakers Approve Substantial Increase in Broadband Funding

6/14/2017 The increase in funds could help the state address one of its major economic development stumbling blocks. Proponents pitched it as a lifeline to rural towns suffering from population losses that would enable telecommuting across the state. by Michael ...

Telework Sweet Spot Is Tough to Find

6/13/2017 In my industry the balance was a little different - 100% office and 100% telecommuting (ok, so maybe some combo that adds to 100) - basically, one had to be available 24/7.

Verizon Closes Yahoo, Many Changes Ahead For Its Consolidated Media Services Subsidiary

6/13/2017 Its former CEO was also divisive at times, creating a recent controversy around eliminating telecommuting for her employees.

Most important changes to CRM for 2017

6/13/2017 In fact, the body has further issued predictions that around 105 million Americans will be telecommuting by the year 2020. The increase is so dramatic because by the year 1995 a meager 9% of the population was telecommuting. Mobile CRM is a very ...

Automattic's teleworking program is so successful they're closing their San Francisco office

6/13/2017 In 2013, Marissa Mayer, then the CEO of Yahoo, famously ended the company telecommuting policy, telling employees in a memo from HR that for the best results “we need to be working side-by-side.

Billion-dollar startup shuts down offices and makes all workers remote

6/13/2017 But studies show that telecommuting and remote work have a positive effect on employee engagement, productivity, health, job satisfaction and work-life balance.

Data highway to connect entire Philippines, provide jobs in rural areas

6/13/2017 But it does not necessarily follow that you have to go to your physical places of work or to school just to learn or to physical places of conference because there is a concept called telecommuting.. “Teletransporting, or telepresence, is when workers ...

The Costs Of Taking Broadband The Extra Mile In Wisconsin

6/13/2017 As Wisconsin struggles to grow private-sector jobs, there is potential to expand telecommuting work outside urbanized areas of the state by improving broadband connections.

Telecommuting proves to have problems

6/13/2017 WASHINGTON - It's been more than 10 years since I last worked in an office on any regular basis, and remote work has worked for me and my employers.

Maine Legislature endorses bill to beef up rural broadband agency

6/12/2017 Proponents pitched it as a lifeline to rural towns suffering from population losses that would enable telecommuting across the state, with Rep. Norman Higgins, R-Dover Foxcroft, saying on the House floor that Maine has “outgrown” the ConnectME ...

Maine House endorses bill to beef up rural broadband agency

6/12/2017 Proponents pitched it as a lifeline to rural towns suffering from population losses that would enable telecommuting across the state, with Rep. Norman Higgins, R-Dover Foxcroft, saying Maine has “outgrown” the ConnectME Authority and calling Bellows ...

Poor air quality warning for Greater New Haven extended to Tuesday

6/12/2017 DEEP officials encourage residents to conserve electricity during unhealthy air periods by setting air conditioners to 78 degrees and waiting until after 8 p.m.

The Costs Of Taking Broadband The Extra Mile In Wisconsin

6/12/2017 As Wisconsin struggles to grow private-sector jobs, there is potential to expand telecommuting work outside urbanized areas of the state by improving broadband connections.

Young attorneys speak up

6/12/2017 We began to think of ways we could make things better for them.” Initiatives include being able to work from home two days a week through telecommuting, the firm covering the cost of backup child care, year-round business casual attire and an enhanced ...

Workiva named one of best places to work

6/12/2017 It was selected for its continuing education opportunities, state-of-the art collaboration workspaces, flexible work hours, telecommuting and top-quality office amenities. "The organizations on this year's Best Places to Work in IT list excel at ...

Clean Air Action Day

6/12/2017 Look into car-pooling on your way to and from work. Check if your workplace allows telecommuting or compressed work weeks. Use public transportation if available on your route to work.

Work from home to beat traffic

6/12/2017 Working from home—also known as teleworking or telecommuting—entails performing a job remotely, from your home or another location.

The company behind WordPress is closing its gorgeous San Francisco office because its employees never show up

6/12/2017 In 2013, Marissa Mayer, then the CEO of Yahoo, famously ended the company telecommuting policy, telling employees in a memo from HR that for the best results “we need to be working side-by-side.

'Bill seeking to institutionalize telecommuting must be prioritized'

6/11/2017 The vice chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations urged the leadership of the House of Representatives to prioritize the passage of a measure institutionalizing the work-from-home or telecommuting policy when session resumes on July 24. Rep.

10 Little Things You Can Do to Tweak Your Business for Big Big Results

6/10/2017 Working remotely has become more common in a lot of organizations in recent years. But there are some very important things you should know before taking the leap into telecommuting. In this DIY Marketers post, Paul Comaroto lists issues you need to be ...

Robot Bina48 Makes a Guest Appearance at 'Stitch and Bitch'

6/10/2017 Ladybroad Ledger founder Stephanie Zuppo asked her if she was excited to go to college (Bina will be telecommuting to a class at Notre Dame this fall).

Decades of research shows most people quit their job for the same reason — but employers don't realize

6/10/2017 He writes, "They'll buy miserable employees latte machines for their offices, give them free lunch and sodas, or even worse - just let them all work at home, hailing an 'enlightened' policy of telecommuting." If you're an executive concerned about low ...

'This Is the Most DC Thing You Can Do'

6/9/2017 Both Mike and Colin had cleared their schedules and were “telecommuting” for the day. If anything at either of their offices blew up, their coworkers knew how to reach them.

14 Ways To Better Attract The Top Talent You Need

6/8/2017 Are you offering generous paid parental leave, telecommuting, on-site catering, fitness, dry cleaning and car washing like the Silicon Valley giants?

Montgomery County Announces Train Station Closures

6/8/2017 Metro will be providing shuttle bus service from the Shady Grove and Rockville stations, but is urging commuters to avoid the stations if possible, particularly during weekday, peak travel hours and consider telecommuting, ride sharing and other ...

Patent Office Chief Suddenly Resigns

6/8/2017 The agency's once-vaunted telecommuting program was also under fire for lax supervision of information technology contracts and of examiners' time and attendance records.

Gender And Work: The Power of Flexibility

6/7/2017 "I started looking for flexible job options and quickly realized that it wasn't easy to find high-quality, professional jobs that offered telecommuting and flexible scheduling. I saw that there was a huge opportunity to create a quality service to help ...

Study: Even Moderate Drinking Can Change The Structure Of Your Brain

6/7/2017 Science never seems to be able to agree about how much alcohol is actually bad for you, but new research found that it might be even less than you think.

Clayton Kershaw pulled after batting in previous half-inning

6/7/2017 LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw seemingly didn't know what to do with himself. At one point he untied his shoes. Then he paced the dugout for a little while.

Creighton's Greg McDermott offered Ohio State job

6/7/2017 Creighton head coach Greg McDermott has been offered Ohio State's head coaching job, sources told NBC Sports. The two sides met on Wednesday, NBC Sports has confirmed, and one source said that McDermott was the only coach University officials met ...

CMT Awards 2017: Keith Urban finds redemption; Lauren Alaina apologizes to God

6/7/2017 After walking away empty-handed at the Grammy Awards and the Academy of Country Music Awards earlier this year, Keith Urban found redemption at the 2017 CMT Music Awards on Wednesday, picking up four honors including video of the year for "Blue ...

Apple will share its secret iPhone screen-repair machines

6/7/2017 You probably know that a lot of people crack their iPhone screens each day, even each minute. You may have even done it yourself. But what you probably don't know is that Apple has its own sophisticated machine -- the Horizon Machine -- to repair ...

Microsoft's New Teasers For Xbox Scorpio Might Contain Some Secret Messages

6/7/2017 E3 is almost upon us. There's a bunch of news coming to the show but at this point, it's looking like the biggest headlines will belong to the Xbox Scorpio, Microsoft's version of the Xbox One complete with beefy hardware for all your 4K gaming needs ...

​Samsung Note 8 to sport dual camera, retain 18.5:9 display: Report

6/7/2017 Samsung Electronics' upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone will have a dual-camera, South Korean media Newsis reports,. It would be the first time Samsung has put in a dual camera for its smartphone.

Dad choked 7-year-old daughter to death in New Rochelle tragedy, cops say

6/7/2017 The uneasy truce between a divorcing New Rochelle couple ended with the ghastly suffocation of their daughter - at the cruel hands of her own father, cops said.

Christopher Wray: What do we know about Trump's pick to be FBI director?

6/7/2017 Last Updated Jun 7, 2017 8:03 PM EDT. President Trump tweeted Wednesday that he will nominate Christopher Wray to become the FBI's new director, after firing James Comey last month.

Senators try to quiet Harris, but she doesn't back down

6/7/2017 (CNN) Senate intelligence committee Chairman Richard Burr shut down a line of questioning from California Sen. Kamala Harris at Wednesday's high-profile hearing, admonishing her and other Democrats to stop cutting off witnesses.

Friends Of The Woman Who Urged Her Boyfriend To Kill Himself Read Her Texts Out Loud In Court Today

6/7/2017 Michelle Carter, 20, is on trial for allegedly pressuring Conrad Roy - through text messages - to kill himself in 2014. Posted on June 7, 2017, at 3:33 p.m.. Tasneem Nashrulla. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Share On facebook Share · Share On vk Share.

Oliver Stone Insults Megyn Kelly, Fawns Over Putin

6/7/2017 Defending despots isn't easy, but director Oliver Stone is up to the task. He has fawned over Hugo Chavez and has called Adolf Hitler a “scapegoat.

What the polls say about Britain's election

6/7/2017 Britons go to the polls on Thursday in their third major nationwide vote in as many years. The snap election was called by Prime Minister Theresa May in April in a bid to boost her support in Parliament ahead of complicated negotiations to leave the ...

The Latest: Missing Myanmar plane had 15 children on board

6/7/2017 YANGON, Myanmar - The Latest on the missing Myanmar military plane (all times local):. 10:30 a.m.. Military officials say the missing transport plane feared lost in the Andaman Sea had 15 children among the passengers on board.

LeBron James: Warriors 'firepower' probably most I've seen

6/7/2017 CLEVELAND -- After LeBron James and Kyrie Irving saw a combined 77-point night wasted in a 118-113 loss to the Golden State Warriors to fall down 3-0 in the NBA Finals, James called the Warriors "probably the most firepower I've played in my career.

Montana congressman-elect Gianforte apologizes for 'assault' on reporter

6/7/2017 Montana congressman-elect Greg Gianforte, who was charged with a misdemeanor after allegedly slamming Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs to the ground for asking a question, has apologized to the reporter and announced a donation to the Committee to ...

Terror in Iran reveals the hypocrisy of Trump and his allies

6/7/2017 Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know?

James Comey claims his moment at hearing

6/7/2017 (CNN) Fired FBI Chief James Comey seizes center stage in a compelling national political drama Thursday as he delivers congressional testimony that has grave implications for the fate of Donald Trump's presidency.

Seeing the light: How office designers are finding ways to boost productivity

6/7/2017 More firms are realizing, however, that this is something that doesn't need to be left to chance. Productivity can be achieved with a little design magic - from layout to lighting - that makes the office a more enticing alternative to telecommuting ...

What you're missing when you work from home | National ...

6/7/2017 WASHINGTON - It's been more than 10 years since I last worked in an office on any regular basis, and remote work has worked for me and my employers.

14 Ways To Better Attract The Top Talent You Need

6/7/2017 Are you offering generous paid parental leave, telecommuting, on-site catering, fitness, dry cleaning and car washing like the Silicon Valley giants?

2017 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women

6/6/2017 Digital business development through content marketing has emerged as a powerful magnet for new clients - and it aligns perfectly with the ambitions of telecommuting women. The firm tracks wins and credits individuals for their successes. It's one of ...

7 job boards that focus on remote tech jobs

6/6/2017 Telecommuting can be a win-win for businesses and employees: Companies can find talent anywhere in the world, while employees have the opportunity to work anywhere with a Wi-Fi connection.

Remote workers

6/6/2017 The fact is that working remotely, still referred to quaintly as telecommuting in some circles (there's even been a telecommuter appreciation week), is a product of both technology and a changing mindset around the nature of some types of work, often ...

Flexible Work Arrangements: Tips for Mastering the Telecommute

6/6/2017 With modern technology and increasing demands on our time, flexible work arrangements like telecommuting provide employees with more freedom to manage their professional and personal commitments.

Is working from home out of fashion?

6/6/2017 Telecommuting - a work arrangement where employees do not have to commute to a central place of work - looked to have an unassailable role in the future of employment but when US technology company Yahoo unexpectedly and controversially called its ...

Remote workers

6/6/2017 The fact is that working remotely, still referred to quaintly as telecommuting in some circles (there's even been a telecommuter appreciation week), is a product of both technology and a changing mindset around the nature of some types of work, often ...

The Worker Experience Drives Company Success

6/5/2017 Help the Environment - The more employees who don't have to drive or take public transportation to a brick-and-mortar office, the greater the savings, and the greater the opportunity to use telecommuting and other flexible options to reduce the carbon ...

5 Company Benefits That Employees Actually Want

6/5/2017 Think about how those hours might be better used by getting actual work done, and you will begin to realize the benefits telecommuting may have on your company's bottom line - depending, of course, whether it's the right solution for your particular ...

In Most States, A Spike In 'Super Commuters'

6/5/2017 Even among those who could afford to live anywhere, more are choosing faraway places because they can telecommute much of the time, said Mitchell Moss, an urban policy professor at New York University's Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and ...

Work From Home Answering Phones

6/5/2017 One way to work from home is to hire yourself out to companies wanting to hire people that want to stay at home and work. This is great for people who do not want to commute back and forth everyday.

What you miss when you work from home

6/4/2017 By Megan McArdle / BloombergIt's been more than 10 years since I last worked in an office on any regular basis, and remote work has worked for me and my employers.

Column: What you?re missing when you work from home

6/4/2017 It's been more than 10 years since I last worked in an office on any regular basis, and remote work has worked for me and my employers.

Telecommuting still alive in 2017 in the Corridor

6/4/2017 Eastern Iowa employers are not following the lead of Aetna, Bank of America, International Business Machines, Yahoo and other big businesses as they tell some or all telecommuting employees to move back to brick-and-mortar offices. Telecommuting is an ...

Clean Commute Challenge: Bike, Bus, Walk or Carpool In June

6/2/2017 "So that can include carpooling, vanpooling, riding transit, bicycling, walking and telecommuting," she said. Air quality across the state has improved over the past decade, and Shultz says officials want to make sure it stays that way.

Why some big employers in Charlotte are cutting back on work-from-home jobs

6/2/2017 At Bank of America, employees have been allowed to use the company's telecommuting program, My Work, based on a range of considerations, such as the employee's role and the consent of their manager, spokesman Andy Aldridge said.

The 'Uber of office space' is seeking beta testers and partners

6/2/2017 A Phoenix-based on-demand office space app is seeking users for its beta phase and local places who have temporary space to rent for workers.

Modern workplace

6/2/2017 The Senate recently approved Senate Bill No. 1363 or the Telecommuting Act of 2017, authored by Senators Joel Villanueva and Cynthia Villar, with the aim of encouraging companies to establish “work-from-home” programs to allay traffic congestion in ...

The disadvantages of working from home

6/2/2017 And yet, when I read that Apple and IBM were moving away from telecommuting and toward more traditional office-time requirements, my first thought was: “What took them so long?

15 high-paying jobs that will let you work from home

6/2/2017 While the job market is still flooded with traditionally structured positions, the emergence of high-paying telecommuter and flexible jobs has changed how people work.

Companies Cracking Down on Telecommuting

6/2/2017 The timing is ironic as IBM's Smarter Workforce Blog recently posted an article about an IBM-convened panel which extolled the benefits of telecommuting. “The consistent message was that teleworking works, and that associated challenges can be managed ...

11 Tech Trends in Telecommuting

6/2/2017 Plenty of forces have lined up over the past several years to make working from home increasingly easy. As jobs have transitioned from filing cabinets and conference rooms and onto computers, an increasing number of people can do their jobs from ...

What you're missing when you work from home

5/31/2017 It's been more than 10 years since I last worked in an office on any regular basis, and remote work has worked for me and my employers.

Companies Cracking Down on Telecommuting

5/31/2017 The timing is ironic as IBM's Smarter Workforce Blog recently posted an article about an IBM-convened panel which extolled the benefits of telecommuting. “The consistent message was that teleworking works, and that associated challenges can be managed ...

Meyer responds to city council questions

5/30/2017 Finding ways to expand the job market - supporting local businesses and attracting new businesses. People are leaving Colorado in search of affordable housing.

Senate approves 'work from home' bill on final reading

5/30/2017 Senate Bill 1363 or the Telecommuting Act of 2017, authored by senators Joel Villanueva and Cynthia Villar, defines "telecommuting" as the partial or total substitution of computers or technology for the commute to work by employees. Villanueva ...

The Pros And Cons Of The Remote Work Revolution

5/29/2017 Just under a year ago, computer manufacturer Dell announced plans to further expand their telecommuting and remote work initiatives.

Why some big employers in Charlotte are cutting back on work-from-home jobs

5/29/2017 At Bank of America, employees have been allowed to use the company's telecommuting program, My Work, based on a range of considerations, such as the employee's role and the consent of their manager, spokesman Andy Aldridge said.

Work-from-home scheme endorsed

5/29/2017 The bill defines telecommuting as the partial or total substitution of computers or telecommunication technologies, or both, for the commute to work by employees.

GOP candidate accused of body-slamming reporter has said retirement is 'not biblical'

5/26/2017 The tech entrepreneur - Gianforte founded a software company that was later sold to Oracle - had been traveling the state to promote the benefits of telecommuting. “How old was Noah when he built the ark? 600,” he said. “He wasn't like, cashing ...

Measure protecting rights of home-based workers approved in Senate

5/26/2017 Manila: A proposal protecting the rights and privilege of “telecommuting” workers has been approved at the Senate while a similar measure is being discussed at the House of Representatives.

The Eco-Friendly Home Office

5/25/2017 Something has happened that I don't think anyone ever expected: digital entrepreneurs cut the environmental impact of the workforce.

IBM demands employees stop working from home | News & Observer

5/25/2017 Technology giant IBM, an early adopter of letting employees work from home and a long-time evangelist for the practice, is pulling its workers back to the office.

Creating a Diverse Workforce for Financial Success

5/25/2017 Outsourcing and promoting a more diverse workforce may mean including employees who telecommute as a part of a business. Not only does this promote diversity in the workplace (allowing people to work from other countries as well as providing more ...

Bill promoting 'work from home' hurdles Senate | Inquirer News

5/25/2017 The Senate on Monday approved a bill that encourages “work from home” arrangements in a bid to ease traffic in Metro Manila and other urban areas.

Senate OKs bill allowing telecommuting in workplace | Philippine ...

5/25/2017 MANILA— The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading a measure to allow companies to offer a “telecommuting” program to its employees in ...

IBM work-from-home policy now a thing of the past - Business Insider

5/25/2017 Tech giant IBM has decided to ditch its work-from-home policy and move thousands of employees to a new "co-located" setup.

Come into the office or quit, IBM says

5/25/2017 Austin's IBM spokesman, Sandy Dochen, was unsure how many Central Texas IBM employees would be affected. He said telecommuting in the area runs the gamut - from people working totally remotely to those who may work from home for one or two days ...

IBM Tells Its Remote Employees to Get Back to the Office

5/25/2017 Some experts say the rollback of telecommuting reflects a more seismic shift as IBM struggles to adapt to rapid changes in an industry it once dominated.

IBM, a Pioneer of Remote Work, Calls Workers Back to the Office ...

5/25/2017 International Business Machines Corp. is giving thousands of its remote workers in the U.S. a choice this week: Abandon your home workspaces and return to a ...