Category: Remote-Hybrid-Flexible-Co-Working

#WFHWeek – The Global and Employee Benefits

8th October 2018 Off

Today is the first day of #WFHWeek! Did you know that SmartWorking can drive global changes? Here’s how. National Work from Home Week (#WFHWeek) is an initiative from the American company Logitech to encourage employees to embrace telecommuting.  This week, employees will be able to perform their work duties and support their team from outside the…

By Vithoria Escobar

Co-Working Hubs – Future Trends and Predictions

4th October 2018 Off

There is no doubt that co-working spaces and practices are on the rise globally! But what makes those spaces so effective? And what can we expect in the future?  What is Co-Working? Co-working essentially is a shared way and area for working. It involves open workspaces designed to bring different workers together. In the past,…

By Vithoria Escobar

Companies Already #SmartWorking

27th September 2018 Off

There are already so many global companies #SmartWorking around the world so we’ve put together a list of just a few for you and what they, and their employees have to say about it! #SmartWorking practices are taking place in companies around the world. From tech, communications, education and health, all industries are being influenced.…

By Vithoria Escobar

How Flexible Working Supports Employee Health & Wellbeing

3rd September 2018 Off

Supporting flexible working and employee wellness are two key employer trends in Ireland in 2018. Moreover, they’re usually high on the list of any discussion of the ‘future of work.’  But how exactly are they interrelated? In this article, I want to find out how flexible working benefits the health and well-being of employees. We’ll…

By Guest Blogger

Happy International Coworking Day From Abodoo

9th August 2018 Off

Yes it’s a real thing! International Coworking Day (#InternationalCoworkingDay for all you # tag lovers) originated in the United States and this year Abodoo are bringing it to Europe (well Ireland and the UK first)! On this day across the world, coworking operators will celebrate the benefits of coworking for employees, companies, startups, freelancers and contractors.…

By Chloe Sullivan

“How Do I Negotiate A SmartWorking Arrangement?”

7th August 2018 Off

Many employees may feel nervous or a little awkward at the prospect of approaching their employer to negotiate an alternative working arrangement. We understand that it can be a daunting task, so we have come up with a few top tips to guide you in arranging your #SmartWork! 1. Research existing policies on SmartWorking First…

By Chloe Sullivan

Trust – The hidden secret to successful Remote Working

30th July 2018 Off

 “Remote working requires trust between the manager and the worker to work.” Schnittman, Co-Founder of Owl Lab Just last week, Forbes published an article that was rather sceptical of Remote Working. Aside from microphones not working, internet connections being poor and a general feeling of disengagement- it was argued that Remote Working styles are more…

By Chloe Sullivan

The Future of SmartWorking

19th July 2018 Off

In 2018, people live in an increasingly congested, professionally overpopulated world but are experienced with the benefits of collaborating over the internet. Before learning and developing online was novel — now it is an accepted, largely accredited medium that we train with regularly. Now, online learning is inexorably part of the academic experience, whether you…

By Guest Blogger