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9 Out of 10 Filipinos Now Want Jobs that Offer "Work from Home" Scheme

And companies that don't provide a flexible workplace policy risk losing top talents

In January, employees everywhere rejoiced as President Rodrigo Duterte signed a law that provided a concrete set of rules and regulations for companies to allow their workers to work from home.Some saw it as a sign that more companies are set to ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez for Esquire Philippines  | March 28, 2019 06:00:00
News and Events

Suits vs. Pajamas: What You Need To Know About the Work-From-Home Law

Who are entitled to the telecommuting program? Are there differences in pay? When can we start?

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law Republic Act 11165, also known as “An Act Institutionalizing Telecommuting as an Alternative Work Arrangement for Employees in the Private Sector.” The bill was authored by Senator Joel Villanueva.Aside from promoting a healthy work-life balance ...

by Pauline Macaraeg for  | January 16, 2019 07:00:00
Startup Tips

Four Reasons Working From Home Is The Future Of Working

If you're looking to build a happy and productive workforce without breaking the bank, remote working is the way to go

One of the most important issues business owners and employers have to address is how to get the best out of their employees. From fun and games at the office to flexible work timings, companies are offering all sorts of perks to ...

by Vaibhav Joshi  | October 25, 2018 07:00:00
Business Ideas

This Startup Helps Pinoy Women Find Online Jobs

Connected Women wants to empower women by providing them jobs they can do at home

The officers of Connected Women: CTO Bobby Jimenez, CEO Gina Romero, Business Development Head Ria San Gabriel and Senior Developer JC SorianoGina Romero remembers growing up with an OFW mom. From a young age, her mother had to seek work abroad as ...

by Nicai de Guzman  | September 13, 2018 09:00:00
Startup Tips

Your Team Wants to Work From Home. All You Have to Do Is Keep Them Connected.

The option to work flexible hours from home is one of the most prized perks, and probably the easiest one for employers to afford

With high-skill tech jobs in demand and the popularity of SaaS, telecommuting is the newest darling of tech companies across the globe. According to a survey by Gallup, within 2012-2016 the number of telecommuters in America surged four-fold.Another study from Telework Survey finds that a ...

by Ali Faagba  | May 12, 2018 08:00:00
Startup Tips

Working From Home? Here are 5 Tips to Stay Focused

Time management becomes even more important when you're surrounded with at-home distractions

 Many companies are allowing employees to work from home. In fact, 43 percent of American workerssaid they worked from home at least some of the time in the last year. And there's an entire group of workers -- among them entrepreneurs and those ...

by Brendan M. Egan  | February 17, 2018 02:00:00
Run & Grow

Apple Is Hiring, and You Can Work From Home

The Cupertino tech giant is currently looking to hire a number of full- and part-time At Home Advisors

This story originally appeared on PCMagSearching for a new job? Apple has some sweet work from home opportunities you might be interested in.The Cupertino tech giant is currently looking to hire a number of full- and part-time At Home Advisors who will answer questions ...

by Angela Moscaritolo  | January 21, 2018 02:00:00
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Working from Home is the Obvious Solution to Manila Traffic

Take it from a CEO whose entire company telecommutes

It is a truth universally acknowledged that every year, the traffic in Manila will somehow become worse than it already is. The situation is so dire that rather than endure a 3-hour commute or a dehumanizing ride in a packed train, some ...

by Angelica Gutierrez for  | November 07, 2017 12:00:00
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What to Do When Your Team Asks to Work From Home

Remote work has a little to do with technology and a lot to do with trust

Countless research studies have shown that working remotely is the future of business. In a survey conducted at London Business School’s Global Leadership Summit, of the 600 executives, entrepreneurs and business academics in attendance, 34 percent said more than 50 percent of their full-time workforce ...

by Ayodeji Onibalusi  | October 14, 2017 08:00:00
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Why Work Only From Home? Here Are 17 Jobs You Can Do From Anywhere in the World

Home is where the heart is. Work is wherever the wi-fi is

For all those proverbial 9-to-5 cord-cutters out there who want to work from home or even travel the world as a digital nomad, there are boundless opportunities thanks to the rise of the internet. Today, no matter where you live or what your ...

by R.L. Adams  | September 07, 2017 02:00:00
News and Events

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

How to Stay Motivated While Working From Home

Working from home gives you that cherished freedom, but plenty of distractions, as well

In 1986, I started my first company, Generic Computers, Inc., in a spare bedroom in my house. I worked at my corporate job during the day and on my new business in the evening. With the help of my significant other (and ...

by Mike Kappel  | February 08, 2017 07:00:00
Startup Tips

How employers can help employees attain work-life balance

You’ll be surprised what 2 days without sitting in rush hour can do to someone's stress level.

The 40-hour work week is dead. Work-life balance is impossible, and our always-on mentality is exploiting our personal lives. We have heard this all before and will continue to hear it from executives across industries and the mediums in which we receive our ...

by Peter Hirst  | July 18, 2016 07:00:00