• Changing the Employment Paradigm
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    Changing the Employment Paradigm, the New Definition of Entrepreneur Since our country’s inception, American entrepreneurs have played a major role in driving U.S. economic growth and success. You have only to watch ABC’s reality show Shark Tank to realize that America’s entrepreneurial spirit is as strong today as ever. But as noted in our previous post, changes in the U.S. employment paradigm are about to swell the ranks of the country’s entrepreneurial community with a new class of entrepreneurs that are taking on the challenges and risks of managing their own business less by choice than by necessity. For these

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  • Tips for Using Telecommuting Professionals Effectively






    The workplace is changing. Traditional 9-to-5 jobs are being replaced by professional telecommuting jobs as employers search for ways to decrease expenses and increase employee satisfaction. But maintaining a productive offsite work force comes with certain challenges that may require a shift in expectations and procedure for both employees and managers. How to maintain appropriate oversight and communication with offsite workers can be a challenge for both workers and managers. For telecommuting arrangements to work effectively, managers must be willing to relinquish control of the process of production and focus on the work product produced. In other words, how an

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