Remote Hiring, Virtual Employment and Telecommuting in Canada ©

Remote Hiring, Virtual Employment and Telecommuting in Canada ©

From ‘The Cloud’ to business phone collaboration systems, it has never been more practical and profitable to facilitate telecommuting (AKA virtual commuting, mobile commuting, teleworking, remote working).  Part-time or full-time virtual teams have many proven benefits for employers, staff, and the environment. A Reuters Ipsos worldwide poll indicated one in every five employees work from […]

Top 10 Benefits of a Remote (Telecommuting) Staff ©

Of all the things the Internet has done for society, changing the image of the workplace is one of the most exciting. Canadian businesses are embracing the idea of remote workers, due to increasing evidence of the many benefits of a flexible workforce. Research and guidance is also increasing in Canada as more businesses explore […]

Remote: Office Not Required (Book Review)

Telecommuting, virtual commuting, mobile commuting, teleworking, remote working…whatever you call it, the virtual workplace employment structure has exploded in popularity. The advances in communications technology and virtual collaboration have made it both feasible and economical to escape the traditional office. Working remotely myself for many years, and working with companies that hire remote workers, has […]

Canadians Can Create Their Own Part-Time Jobs ©

Canadians Can Create Their Own Part-Time Jobs ©

The majority of Canadian job losses reported for July were part-time jobs (51,600) and the future doesn’t look bright for part-timers.  This comes at a time when more of our youth are opting to continue their education and need part-time work until they’re done school.  Parents often need to supplement their income while staying at […]