Category: Teleworking

Telecommuting Idea: Appointment Setter

Most small business owners are very busy people who don’t have a lot of extra time on their hands. They will happily outsource some of their daily time-consuming tasks to a telecommuter. One of these time consuming tasks is setting appointments. Appointment setting is a perfect occupation for a telecommuter. The employer doesn’t necessarily need…
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September 25, 2016 0

Telecommuting Idea – Bookkeeping

If you have experience in accounting or have worked as a bookkeeper before, bookkeeping can be a great way to work from home. Small businesses are continuously looking for ways to outsource some of their workload and most of them do not need a full-time in-house bookkeeper. You can approach several businesses in your area…
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September 25, 2016 0

What Every Work From Home “Want to Be” Should Know Before Diving into Telecommuting

Thousands of employees are coveting the chance to clock in from their home office. A fortunate few have earned this position through their workplace, while their co-workers are murmuring under their breath. Others are tired of waiting for their employer to offer this opportunity, so they are jumping ship and abandoning the job that once…
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September 24, 2016 0

5 Great Reasons To Hire A Telecommuter

How would you like to hire someone that is more motivated and more qualified to do the work and costs you less than your average employee? No, I am not talking about hiring someone illegally. You can accomplish this simply by employing a telecommuter. Let’s take a look at 5 very good reasons, why it…
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September 24, 2016 0

Telecommuters And Telephone Interview Tips to Guarantee Success

Telecommuters are individuals who spend part, if not all, of their working hours at another location other than the workplace. For most people it is their home. In order to do this one must have a variety of “telecommunication technologies” such as a telephone, Internet, various computer programs and a fax machine at one’s disposal.…
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September 24, 2016 0

Telecommuters Need A Career Plan

“You must have a career plan before you go out into this big world of ours,” reinforced the professor delivering the commencement address during graduation! High school and college guidance counselors repeatedly tell students of the importance of having a career plan. It is important to note that career plans aren’t just for those who…
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September 24, 2016 0

Common Myths About Telecommuting

“You can make a full time living right away.” False. While it is possible to make full-time money eventually telecommuting, this usually won’t happen overnight. It is sometimes possible to transfer your ‘in-house’ job to a telecommuting position, but it takes a lot of flexibility from both parties and many employers will want to try…
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September 24, 2016 0

Human Resource Management Practices And Knowledge Management

ABSTRACT This paper examines five areas of human resource management and its ability to accommodate the implementation of knowledge management.  The five areas are: (1) recruitment and selection (2) training (3) performance appraisal system (4) reward and compensation system (5) retrenchment The results suggest that the majority of  Malaysian companies are still at the initial stage of…
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September 24, 2016 0

Teleworking – Towards An Enabling Environment: Recommendations

Introductory remarks A number of implicit issues underpin the concerns of this chapter and, in particular, the recommendations that follow. These issues are encapsulated in a couple of questions: Is teleworking an inevitable component of the move towards an information economy? If so, will it, left to its own devices, have: little impact, a positive…
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September 24, 2016 0

Teleworking: Blessing For Malaysian Women In The Information Age?

Introduction By overcoming the barriers of space and time, teleworking – working from a distance with the support of information and communications technology (ICT) – has been purported to increase the international competitiveness of developing countries in today’s information age. In addition, the lower wage rates, the relatively high literacy levels and language skills in…
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September 24, 2016 0