The Green Business Benefits of Telecommuting

Eco-Office Gals

When exploring the reasons why green businesses would benefit from hiring people who telecommute, probably one of the most obvious ones is that when people are working from home, they are not using gas to drive into the office and the less emissions that are in the air, the better it is for everyone.

Working From Home Basics

The Small Business Blog

Working From Home Basics by Stefan Töpfer on Jun 02, 2010 I am very quick to promote working from home; whether you are self-employed, a freelancer or telecommute, I believe that working from home can be the lifeline that many small businesses need. E-Mail me or follow me.

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Is Your Career in Jeopardy Because of Your Weight?

On The Job

As Congress debates health care reform, its worth noting that employers are already taking steps to bring down their health care costs, whether its setting up wellness programs for workers -- or requiring employees who have certain health risks to pay higher insurance deductibles.

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10 Tips for Better Work-Life Balance

Dumb Little Man

Let your team know when you were taking time off for your health or family. Check your employers’ policies on flextime and telecommuting. Prioritize your health and well-being. This is something you can improve by working on your own health and well-being.

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8 Work-Life Balance Myths

Ian's Messy Desk

Policies that increase employee health and well-being, foster employee commitment and support families, positively impact everyone (employees; men and women, customers and clients, families and communities.) Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

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5 Things You Should Know About a Company Before You Accept Their Offer

Productivity Bits

Telecommuting, sometimes even just part time, has now become acceptable within many companies. Find out whether telecommuting may be available at some point, if that’s something in which you are interested. What kind of health and dental insurance plans does the company offer? Despite the push for universal health coverage in America, the fact remains that many Americans do not have any kind of health insurance. Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits.

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Increase Productivity

Ian's Messy Desk

Others carry on self-directed learning in recreational arts and hobbies, matters of health, family and community, or simply to increase their intellectual resources. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

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A Look at the Most Underrated Ways to Be More Productive


Though it may sound counterintuitive, moving away from your chair for a few minutes every hour is not only good for your health, it gives you a mental break as well. If you telecommute or work solely from home, having a designated work space is crucial to your level of productivity.

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Got the Flu? Work from Home!

Professional Assistant Blog

Flu season can definitely be debilitating to your health. If youre feeling well enough to be able to work from home (telecommuting), an alternative would be to ask your IT department to set you up with VPN (virtual private network) access. Home About Me Advertise Got the Flu? Work from Home! By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, January 10, 2008 Filed Under: Client Service , Networking , Productivity A re you stuck at home because youre sick?

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2 Big Myths About Work You Need to Ditch

On The Job

But because of Twitter or Facebook, right before that termination the boss finds out that the employee has health problems or reveals his or her sexual orientation.

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Will This Tough Job Market Change Generation Y?

On The Job

Many have no health insurance, many can't find a well paying job, or even be independent. 2 Big Myths About Work You Need to Ditch 4 ways to keep your confidence during a job hunt Could telecommuting be a career mistake?

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