flexible working

Google Outlines Remote Working For Staff Going Forward

Google backtracks on remote working restrictions, and offers staff more flexible options for working at the office or home

3 days ago

Brits Home Working Spend More Time Doing Job

Official report finds Britons working from home during Coronavirus pandemic spent more time doing unpaid work for their jobs, compared…

3 weeks ago

Google Reopens ‘Limited’ Offices, As It Restricts Remote Working

Google is ramping up the partial re-opening of its offices in the US, but places restrictions on remote working in…

1 month ago

Microsoft, Facebook To Reopen Some US Offices

As US, UK begins to emerge from Coronavirus lockdowns, US tech giants Microsoft and Facebook announce limited office re-opening

1 month ago

Amazon Extends Work From Home Until June 2021

After thousands of its workforce were infected with Coronavirus, Amazon extends its work from home option until middle of 2021

7 months ago

Facebook Acquires More Office Space, Despite Remote Working Plan

Social networking platform acquires more office space in Washington, despite allowing staff to work from home until July 2021

8 months ago

Coronavirus: Facebook Staff To Work From Home Until July 2021

Facebook follows Google lead by extending right of staffers to work from home until July 2021, amid ongoing Coronavirus pandemic

9 months ago

Coronavirus: Google To Allow Staff To Work From Home Until July 2021

Coronavirus consequence. Search engine giant extends work at home option for its worldwide workforce until at least July 2021

9 months ago

Coronavirus: Google To Reopen Some Offices In July

Sundar Pichai tells staff that Google intends to open some offices starting from 6 July, as other tech firms give…

12 months ago

Facebook Will Allow Permanent Work From Home

Another tech firm, this time Facebook, commits to allowing staff to work from home forever if they wish, but will…

12 months ago

Shopify To Allow Staff To Work From Home Permanently

Post Coronavirus world. Canadian e-commerce firm Shopify joins Twitter in saying it will allow staff to work from home forever

12 months ago

Twitter To Allow Staff To Work From Home ‘Forever’

With its offices remaining shut until at least September, Twitter tells its staff they can continue working from home forever…

12 months ago

Coronavirus: Tech Firms To Allow Staff To Work From Home For Most Of 2020

As some parts of the world emerge from Coronavirus lockdowns, a number of tech firms are telling staff they can…

12 months ago

COVID-19 And Your Quarantined Workforce

Remote working has now become a fact of life for many enterprises as the COVID-19 crisis continues. Is it possible…

1 year ago

Queen’s Speech Focuses On Gigabit Broadband, Skills, Internet Safety

Broadband pledge. The Queen's speech shows that for tech, the new government will accelerate gigabit broadband, focus on Internet safety,…

1 year ago

Tokyo Wants To Make Flexible Working A Reality For 2020 Olympics

Inspired by London 2012, the Japanese government wants remote working to help transport and improve the life of citizens for…

4 years ago

Vodafone: Flexible Working Is Boosting Productivity And Profits

Flexible working has been adopted by three quarters or organisations surveyed in ten countries, but Vodafone admits barriers remain

5 years ago

Flexible Working Fuels 15 Percent Rise In SMB Cloud Adoption

BT and BCC survey says 69 percent of UK SMBs now use cloud applications, with 9 out of 10 having…

6 years ago

Microsoft Believes Workers In The UK Need To Work More Flexibly

One year since the right to request flexible working legislation was passed, Microsoft research shows employers and employees aren't taking…

6 years ago

Employees Say Lack Of Technology Is Preventing Flexible Working

Just 23 percent of employees have taken advantage of government flexible working legislation

6 years ago

Samsung Predicts Big Things For Wearables And Smart Homes In 2015

Electronics giant reveals five trends it thinks will change the home and the office next year

6 years ago

UK Economy Being Hit As Businesses Suffer “Connectivity Deficit”

Survey believes UK businesses could be losing up to around £30bn growth due to lack of flexible working

7 years ago

O2 Reduces Carbon Emissions In Flexible Working Pilot

Mobile operator reveals the results of its February scheme

9 years ago

Wakefield Council Plans To Save £1m Through Flexible Working

Wakefield is seeking to achieve significant cost savings by implementing tech for flexible working

9 years ago