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Work-At-Home Employees May Claim Overtime Pay in Telecommuting Bill

The bill aims to give them the same pay and benefits as office-based workers

Jessica Stevens leaves her home in Dasmariñas, Cavite before sunrise to get to her office in Makati City on time. If she leaves even 10 minutes after six o’clock in the morning, the apprentice architect already expects to be late for work, ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | May 25, 2017 03:00:00
Startup Tips

The future of work is 'remote': How you can build a killer remote team

Think ”" communication, trust and company culture as three keys to building your team

Each year, more and more companies are choosing to leave the office behind and create a remote team. Trello and Github are just two examples of businesses, creating virtual offices that allow workers from all over the world to join.For an early-stage startup, a remote team ...

by Iman Jalali  | October 04, 2016 04:00:00
Run & Grow

2 mompreneurs share 4 tips on how to effectively work from home

For starters, set a specific space for you to work.

“The ultimate reward of working from home is that I get to spend time with my family,” said Catherine Quiambao. “I get to take care of my son, or look after him anytime I want,” adds the founder of, a platform ...

by Excel V. Dyquiangco  | July 16, 2016 05:00:00
Run & Grow

How Dell, Deloitte, UnitedHealth Group succeed with remote working

Remote work is gaining more mainstream acceptance as a viable way of conducting business by many companies.

Just 20 years ago, only 9% of US workers worked from home on occasion. Today, that number has risen to 37%, and the number of people telecommuting full-time has grown 103% over the last 10 years. Remote work is gaining more mainstream acceptance as a ...

by Sara Sutton Fell  | March 11, 2016 11:00:00
Startup Tips

Should you allow your employees to telecommute?

By allowing telecommuting for employees, companies reduce office sizes and still gain from increased productivity

Getting up late is something that doesn\\\'t worry Ma. Teresa L. Pacis, external communications manager of Intel Technology Philippines Inc. And although she lives in Marikina City, the usually heavy traffic that leads to her Cavite office 46 kilometers away doesn\\\'t bother ...

by Lawrence Chin  | May 01, 2012 10:00:00