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 … Read moreTelecommuting Idea: Appointment Setter

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 … Read moreWhat Every Work From Home “Want to Be” Should Know Before Diving into Telecommuting

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. … Read moreTelecommuters And Telephone Interview Tips to Guarantee Success

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 … Read moreHuman Resource Management Practices And Knowledge Management

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 … Read moreTeleworking – Towards An Enabling Environment: Recommendations

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 … Read moreTeleworking: Blessing For Malaysian Women In The Information Age?