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Life? Career Transitions? Which Do I choose? And how can avoid THIS-the technology?

Today, I went to a Brain Day coordinated by Wendy Enelow & Louise Kursmark, both well-known for their books on Resume Writing, cover letters and salary negociations. 179 more words

Baby Boomer Women

Working With Google Docs

I’ll start off by saying that things went extremely smoothly when writing the paper as a group through Google Docs. This wasn’t my first time using Google Docs, I’ve used it for countless group projects in previous classes, and I feel that it is a great medium for collaborative work. 321 more words

Blog Posts

Giving thanks to my readers & looking ahead to an opportunity to participate in user experience research

The Thanksgiving holiday reminds those of us in the United States to set aside time to express gratitude for what we have. Although there are a couple of weeks before the occasion arrives, I’ve decided to go ahead and write my thanksgiving post. 398 more words

Telework (a/k/a Workshifting)

Our New Blog

Sadly for the past month, my other blog hosted at blogspot was deleted without any warning and reason at all. I already sent them notice about getting my blog back so far no response from them. 79 more words

Virtual Assistant

4 Tips for Forming Virtual Teams

Much has been written about the value of using virtual teams from a variety of perspectives: IT, HR, and management. While each contemplate virtual teams from different angles, the authors typically reach this conclusion:  the fast-paced global economy, the advancements in technological solutions, and the general acceptance of telecommuting have each contributed businesses using virtual teams to gain a competitive advantage. 708 more words

Alternative Workstyle

Lynn Patra reblogged this on Work-Life Strategies & Solutions and commented:

As a member of Better Collaboration, a virtually-based consulting firm, I can attest that a number of challenges must be surmounted in order to form an effective virtual team. Some of the most significant challenges are accurately described by Lisa Duncan, co-founder of an immersive, picturesque virtual work environment called Flipside Workspace (see here). Informed by direct experience, Lisa also offers excellent tips for addressing them. Hence, I refer you to her post.

4 Tips for Forming Virtual Teams

Much has been written about the value of using virtual teams from a variety of perspectives: IT, HR, and management. While each contemplate virtual teams from different angles, the authors typically reach this conclusion:  the fast-paced global economy, the advancements in technological solutions, and the general acceptance of telecommuting have each contributed businesses using virtual teams to gain a competitive advantage. 708 more words

Alternative Workstyle

Millennials love working remotely... right?

I work remotely full-time for a company – a website to be precise. Laptops, video chat, cellphones and virtual meetings: It’s the new millennial workplace reality and it’s pretty fantastic most of the time. 528 more words

Millennials