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Top 3 Workplace Trends to Watch for in 2019
Top 3 Workplace Trends to Watch for in 2019

From four-day workweeks in the United Kingdom to Mondays getting the axe in Japan, one of the biggest workplace trends for 2019 and beyond is less time in the physical office. For example, a program from PwC grants some employees shorter weeks, while others only work a few months a year. Also, eBay plans to…

5 Remote Work Benefits for Employers and Employees
5 Remote Work Benefits for Employers and Employees

OWL Labs 2018 Global State of Remote Work  report indicates that 56 percent of employers worldwide now offer either a completely remote work environment or a combination of remote and onsite work, and 52 percent of respondents reported that they work remotely at least once a week. It also found employees who work remotely at…

Managing Remote Employees Effectively
Managing Remote Employees Effectively

In today’s increasingly remote workplace, managers need to be proactive about making sure that their “out of sight” employees do not become “out of mind.” With more and more workers telecommuting, managing and overseeing entirely remote teams is a relatively new challenge for managers. However, do those who only have experience with face-to-face team management…

The Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant
The Benefits of Hiring a Virtual Assistant

Delegating some of your work to an assistant is a great way to begin implementing time management techniques, which are important for any business owner to consider. Most companies today use technology to enlist the services of people who don’t need to be onsite. For many business owners looking to get help for a growing…

Do Virtual Workspaces Mean the End of the Traditional Office?
Do Virtual Workspaces Mean the End of the Traditional Office?

Going to “the office” may soon be a thing of the past as virtual workspaces continue to rise in prominence. Previous generations of workers vied for the corner office or window office as a sign they had made it in the corporate world. Your office was your private space, your way of showing the world…