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Telecommuting Fast Facts…

A group of researchers at Stanford University partnered with a large travel agency in China that was founded by a former Stanford Ph.D. student. The company’s chairman was curious about whether instituting a telecommuting policy would work for his employees and what kind of effect it would have....
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Collaboration Tools For Classrooms…

Web 2.0 has revolutionized the education world and brought the world closer. Web 2.0 site allows its users to interact with other users or to change website content, in contrast to non-interactive websites where users are limited to the passive viewing of information that is provided to them...
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Reading Wrap-Up: July 9, 2016

Some weeks are spent simply whacking the moles, chasing the squirrels, and not accomplishing very much. And sometimes, it’s so bad, you have nothing anything to talk about. So, this week, just leaving it at the few articles that I found that may catch your interest… Want to be...
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Reading Wrap-Up: July 2, 2016

This week, there are some interesting – though not surprising – statistics coming out of a recent Pew Research Center survey about social media in the workplace: According to Pew, 42% of workers “hardly ever” or “never” use the internet for job-related tasks. Yet, according to a survey...
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Reading Wrap-Up: June 18, 2016

In 2011, Atos CEO Thierry Breton announced a ban on email, looking to be a “zero email” company. According to Harvard Business Review, five years later: While Atos still hasn’t hit 0% email, the reduction efforts are working. The company has reduced overall email by 60 percent, going...
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Reading Wrap-Up: May 17, 2016

A recent announcement from Evernote about a new integration with Google Drive looks really promising. According to Evernote: All the files you keep in Drive are now easier to access in Evernote. Now, instead of seeing only URL links, anyone can browse anything created or stored in Google...
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