Flexible Working

14Nov 2014

Long daily commutes, phones constantly ringing and annoying colleagues.   Working in an office can have many downsides but also has many advantages, here are just a few; Collaboration Bouncing ideas around the room is much more productive if there is more than one person throwing opinions into the ring. You are much more likely […]

06Nov 2013

With icy winter months creeping in, working from home may be the perfect solution to avoid disrupted public transport routes, traffic jammed motorways and slippery footpaths. For those wishing to be productive and at the same time, staying in close proximity to family ties, taking the office “home” should be considered more than a contingency […]

16Apr 2013

Easy Offices has written a few blog posts on home working and / or flexible working this year. There’s no doubt it’s one of the current industry ‘buzz words’ as more and more companies seek innovative ways to accommodate their staff and create the perfect environment for them to work in. Improvements in communications and […]

28Feb 2013

It’s being widely reported Yahoo’s chief executive Marissa Mayer recently issued an edict that staff are no longer allowed to work from home. An internal memo, allegedly from HR was received by staff instructing those who work from home will be expected to relocate to the nearest office. The memo has been quoted as saying that […]

13Oct 2011

These days working from home has become somewhat common place. Widely used groupware technology such as video-conferencing, together with the rise of the virtual office and hot-desking, have helped to make working at home a practical solution for business. The downturn has also played an important role in the home working trend with many companies […]