Category: Teleworking

Factors Towards Telecommuting: An Exploratory Study

ABSTRACT   The mobile workforce is a relatively new concept for Malaysian workers in the service industry in Penang.  The label “telecommuter” can fit anyone who works in a home or mobile office for an employer somewhere else, whether it’s daily or weekly, at a few kilometres’ distance or halfway around the world.  Further, with the extensive…
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October 16, 2016 0

Guidelines On Working From Home To Be Presented To Cabinet

Source: New Straits Times, 23 May, 2006 KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 – The draft on guidelines for working from home will be presented to the Cabinet next month. This was stated by Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil. She said that her ministry was working with the Housing and Local…
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October 16, 2016 0

Law Review On Homeworkers

Source: New Straits Times, 23 May, 2006 KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 – The draft on guidelines for working from home will be presented to the Cabinet next month. This was stated by Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil. She said that her ministry was working with the Housing and Local…
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October 16, 2016 0

Telecommuting Cover Letters

Question: How do I market myself online? Answer: With a stellar cover letter and resume. Okay, so let’s get into the meat of this. You know that you need to market yourself, and you can do that with a stellar cover letter and resume. But, why is that so important? Let’s think about this. When you…
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September 25, 2016 0

Virtual Workforce

These days, it is entirely possible to run a thriving business with no central office. IT is just after lunchtime on a Monday, and Yasmin Rasyid walks into her office in Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, carrying not just her laptop and work stuff but also with her eight-month-old baby and her eight-year-old daughter…
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September 25, 2016 0

5 Resume Mistakes Telecommuters Often Make

Finding a legit telecommute job can be difficult. Telecommute jobs are in high demand and hundreds if not thousands of other people are competing for the same position. So how do you stand apart from everyone else? Your resume. Your telecommute resume the first and often the only document a potential employer has to make…
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September 25, 2016 0

Is Teleworking Feasible Here?

Teleworking, or working away from the office, is possible now with the advent of Internet, mobile and wireless technologies. Unfortunately, many companies are not keen on the idea, but there are some that seem to think otherwise. Flexibility pull of teleworking For years, R. Sharma commuted daily from Seremban to Kuala Lumpur for work, leaving home as…
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September 25, 2016 0

Should You Telework/Telecommute

“WOW! I can work from home and make money? I can sit around in my PJ’s and work whenever I want? How great, I want to be a telecommuter!” There is much more to being a telecommuter than working in your PJ’s or working when you want to. Yes, those are nice benefits to telecommuting, but you’d…
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September 25, 2016 0

The 5 Essential Telecommute Resume Components

1. An attractive layout that is easy to read and follow. Recruiters and hiring managers are busy people. They are often reading hundreds of resumes in a day so they don’t have time to clean up your resumes formatting. If a hiring manager opens your e-mail attachment and the lines are out of alignment (usually…
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September 25, 2016 0

Telecommuting Idea: Online Tutor

There are a lot of kids from 1st grade to college that could use some help with their schoolwork. Parents are often not able to give them the help and attention they need to get them back on track on a particular subject. A tutor is the perfect solution. While there are many people who…
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September 25, 2016 0