Today marks the last day of National Telework Week, which is an initiative that started in government agencies and is now spreading to other industries as well – even gaining support from Members of Congress.
No matter what type of business you are in, there is some element of competition going on. You are in competition with other providers in the minds of your prospects. They are trying to find the best solution for their needs, and you are trying to convince them that you are that best choice. In … Continue reading “6 Reasons A Virtual Office Makes You More Professional”
Teleworking (using technology to work remotely from anywhere) is one of the innovations of the modern workplace. And Telework Week – from February 14-18 – celebrates that fact. Telework has long been advocated by companies that understand the value of saving money and increased productivity for their organization. When everyone is allowed to work from their own … Continue reading “Teleworking: Great for the Environment – Even Just for a Day!”
‘The E-Myth Revisited’ is a small business owner’s classic. Published in 1995, the principles espoused date back to 1977 when author Michael Gerber started his consulting firm E-Myth Worldwide. Although the impact of technology in the past 15 years has changed some of the ways that small businesses run, the underlying logic is still the same. The … Continue reading “The E-Myth Revisited: What Stage of Business Are You In?”
Ruth Simone is familiar with flexible workspaces. In her previous experience as owner of a wealth management firm, she used a flexible office space to run a low-overhead and worry free business. Once she made the move to being owner of Luminare Coaching and Consulting, she knew that she would need a virtual office solution. … Continue reading “Case Study: Business Coach Finds Freedom and Stability with a Virtual Office”
Palo Alto, CA, September 7, 2011 – LiquidSpace, the mobile application that helps anyone find a great space to work in real-time, and CloudVO, a provider of virtual office solutions to mobile workers, announced a partnership designed to help business global workspace operators expand their marketing reach to remote workers. LiquidSpace has agreed to develop … Continue reading “CloudVO and LiquidSpace Announce Partnership and New Inventory Platform for Coworking Spaces Worldwide”
More and more businesses are making the leap to the virtual office and the remote worker model. Those who work remotely as well as those who manage remote workers understand that productivity and employee satisfaction can be increased through flexible work arrangements.
As soon as the term “virtual office” hit magazines like Entrepreneur, it seemed like hundreds of small companies popped up promising virtual office services. If you do a search for “virtual office” today you’ll likely find a wide range of prices and options to create a virtual office space. However, not all virtual offices are created … Continue reading “Big Deal or Big Scam? Finding Real Virtual Offices”
CloudVO presents another humorous look at why a home office can can be harmful to your business unless complemented with a Virtual Office. A home-based business is great, but make sure you have a Virtual Office with access to private office space, meeting rooms, and live answering services so that you never miss a call. … Continue reading “Where Do You Meet If Your Home Office Is A Barnyard?”
Take charge and do things yourself! – If there’s one common trait among entrepreneurs it’s a take-charge attitude. However, every small business needs systems in-place to help run efficiently. Systems can be likened to the strong iron frame that makes up the insides of a tall skyscraper. Without this frame, the building would come crashing … Continue reading “How to Systemize Your Small Business”