Tag: working from home

Remote Working: Creating a Business Ready to Embrace the Future of Working

2nd June 2019 Off

Remote working has become increasingly more popular in recent years, and there are many benefits for both businesses and employees, including savings on cost and time. But some businesses still struggle to wrap their heads around the idea of their staff working flexibly and remotely, believing that it’s unproductive for their business. But, in order…

By Guest Blogger

Co-Working vs Working From Home

20th May 2019 Off

Co-working spaces are growing and many home workers are thinking about making the move. Co-working spaces offer multiple benefits, but are they worth it? Today we will compare the main pros and cons between co-working and working from home!  Price Coworking is cost-effective when comparing to traditional office spaces. Still, coworking isn’t free and that’s…

By Vithoria Escobar

Top 10 Remote Working Trends of 2019

14th March 2019 Off

As remote working becomes more and more prevalent in the professional world, we took the time to identify the top 10 predicted remote working trends of 2019.   1.) Demanding flexibility from employers Now more than ever, workers who are millennials and Gen Z are comfortable advocating for flexibility from their employers. They can see…

By Abigail Stack

Germany Announces Mandatory Work from Home Legislation

9th January 2019 Off

Germany’s Labor Ministry announced its new year legislation plans to make the option to work from home mandatory. The initiative will force German employers to either allow their employees to work from home or explain why it is not possible. A study by the Federal Ministry of Labor suggests that 40 percent of Germans would like to…

By Ashima Madan

12 Best Cities For SmartWorking

10th December 2018 Off

  Our 12 Days of Christmas Countdown begins with the 12 Best Cities for SmartWorking.   12. Basel, Switzerland Located on the Rhine River near the borders of France and Germany, Basel makes an ideal city for SmartWorkers as it has high wages and fast internet speeds.   11. Luxembourg City, Luxembourg You’ll find it…

By Thomas Murray

The Anti-Mum Bias: Could SmartWorking Be The Solution?

13th September 2018 Off

We often hear from Mums – stay at home or working – sharing their challenges in trying to strike the balance between family life and work life. Many, unfortunately, experience an anti-mom bias – a concept that we would like to see end. We took a look at Refinery29‘s latest article featuring real Mum’s stories and found Sophia Petrov’s provoking…

By Chloe Sullivan