Monday Morning News: Remote Working Edition

Welcome back! It’s Monday, and that means it’s time to get back into work mode. Let us help: Here’s five stories to catch you up on the tech news of last week and some other topics to keep an eye on as the week goes by.

Designing office space for a world of web workers

Is your office space adapting to matching the work habits or its employees? This article from GigaOM talks about the findings from an MIT Technology Review investigation into how companies can serve a more mobile and collaborative workforce.

Study: Telecommuting is worth a pay cut, especially for men

This article, also from GigaOM, discusses a survey that said that 42% of respondents would be willing to give up a percentage of their salary for a more flexible work arrangement and then men are more than twice as to likely to do so!

4 Important Considerations for Creating a Remote Work Policy

Check out these important areas of interest when choosing to work remotely. Would you add any more?

Workaholism in America

This awesome infographic from Business Insurance Quotes points out some interesting statistics about all those workaholics out there. If you are one of the 10 million Americans that are working a 60+ hours work week, slow it down (or consider remote working!).

How Mobile Adoption Changed The Game For The Web

We here at at join.me are big techies. Did you know there over 5 billion mobile subscribers in the world? This article from Fast Company brings up a good question for the future of the Internet and technology in general: Is mobile the new standard platform? What do you think?

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Alix Hagan

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Alix Hagan joined LogMeIn in 2012 and has held roles in product and in marketing. As Senior Product Marketing Manager, Alix leads all messaging, content, and campaigns for join.me, the world’s fastest-growing collaboration solution.