Managing a mobile workforce is tricky – but if the stats are to be believed, then it’s something we should get used to, or at least better at.
According to a new infographic, people who work from home are less stressed, but also less likely to be promoted. Here, at WorkSnug, we’re not crazy about the term ‘telecommuting’, as it’s pretty old fashioned (you know it comes from the 1970s? )
It’s no question that telecommuting is on the rise. The new road warriors, the digital nomads, are in coffee shops, libraries or simply working from their home offices, utilizing a plethora of digital devices and applications to stay connected and productive while on the go.
A maggot farm, a navy warship, a supermarket checkout – just some of the weird places survey respondents said they’d had meetings. Find out more in this infographic from flexible workspace provider Regus – and let us know, how far would you go to secure a deal…? Find out more: www.regus.co.uk Photo Credit: David Blackwell
Whether you work from home or with a team that’s on the move or in different places, good collaboration tools should be a major part of your workflow. As members of virtual teams ourselves, we’ve used a number of different apps and services. Here are some of our favourites: 1
For corporate office workers, the appeal and benefit of a coworking environment may not be readily apparent.