Latest Virtual workplace Stories

2014-06-10 04:23:25

Davinci Virtual, the leading provider of global virtual office solutions, announced that it has signed over 150 new locations to its preferred partner center network in 2014. SALT LAKE CITY, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Davinci now offers almost 1,000 virtual office and meeting space locations in the United States and internationally. The new domestic locations enable Davinci to provide extensive coverage in 46 states, including locations in New York City, Atlanta, and Las Vegas....

2011-05-23 10:37:00

OAKLAND, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bersin & Associates, the premier research and consulting firm empowering HR organizations to drive bottom-line impact, today announced it has been recognized by Inc. magazine and Winning Workplaces as a winner of the 2011 Top Small Company Workplaces competition -- an annual contest that recognizes the nation's best small and mid-sized company work environments--in Inc.'s June issue. The magazine features the 50 winners, which include a...

2010-02-12 07:10:00

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Storms like the unprecedented blast that knocked out power, roads, and transit lines this past week haven't shut down the workplace for everyone. Even when workers can't get to the office, the workplace can be extended to home, allowing businesses to maintain operations and productivity. "Getting work done is more about process and less about the place," said workplace consultant Debra Dinnocenzo, president of VirtualWorks!, a training and...

2009-06-15 07:52:00

LAFAYETTE, Colo., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- APconnections, a leading supplier of plug-and-play bandwidth shaping products and the creator of the NetEqualizer, this week marked its sixth year as a virtual corporation. Since 2003, APconnections has utilized innovative technology to stay in near constant contact with customers, offering unmatched service and accessibility. Through the use of the latest mobile communications advances, APconnections has surpassed the efficiency and effectiveness of...

2009-04-20 08:00:00

THORNDALE, Pa., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The approach of summer 2009 means two big things in the world of business: a huge influx of eager college graduates looking for work and fewer jobs in which to place them. Graduate hiring is expected to drop this year by 22 percent, according to a study by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, and on-campus recruiting efforts are being cut back as well. So what can a company do to maximize the value of the people it hires? And what can...

2006-04-26 13:50:00

By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) - With gas prices near all-time highs, telecommuting is becoming a win-win for companies and their staff -- leaving workers paying less for gas and offering hidden benefits for employers. Telecommuting has moved beyond a scheme to ease the struggles of stressed-out workers to a system that saves money for company and employee alike, companies and experts say. Companies can keep workers they might otherwise lose, while workers can count the benefit in...

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'