Tagged: Technology

Technology which supports Remote Working

How not to hold a Video Conference

Video Conferencing is now a part of every flexible workplace. It can be an invaluable tool for communication with remote teams. But the technology has to be reliable, or you could find yourself in...

Flexible Working at Genesis

  Genesis Housing Association is an organisation which embraces flexible and remote working through their Smart Working policy. With over 1300 staff in London, Essex, Hertfordshire, and East Anglia, the ability to communicate and...

Telework Technology Enables Flexible Work

Some people think about the distance and the absence when considering telework, What we think about is the connectivity.   In the summer of 2014  President Obama signed an executive order calling for federal...

Mobile working – truth and fiction

Mobile technology’s role in reshaping the workplace has become an accepted business truth, but it ignores the fundamental importance of the environment It’s Monday morning, and commuters are scurrying for their trains – but...

Faster broadband drives rise in remote working

Good access to faster broadband connectivity can be a significant force for change and that’s especially true in terms of its impact upon working patterns. A new survey of 1,095 ISPreview.co.uk readers in the...

Don’t take the train to Training

One of the issues faced by remote and flexible workers is access to training.  Traditional classroom based courses, presented on-site at a company office, are easily integrated into a full time working day. But...

Getting the best from video conferencing

It’s Monday morning. Bleary-eyed commuters have sat, squeezed, and shuffled their way into the office. But not you. Your organisation has introduced flexible working, and it’s one of your work-from-home days. No rush, no...

Unreliable networks limit flexible working

New research has revealed that one of the biggest frustrations facing  UK business is unreliable and costly communication networks that limit flexible working. The  study by network support company Lifeline IT and Talk Business...