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4 Tips for Managing Your Team Remotely

Posted by Steve Johnston on Fri, Jul 26, 2013

Can You Manage During Executive Travel? 

The grind. The rat race. Cubicle farms. Many phrases used to describe corporate culture in the past just aren’t applicable to modern business. For many contemporary road warriors, an entire week spent in their base office can be a rare occasion. Some companies have ditched traditional workspaces, hours and other business norms in favor of increasingly-popular casual corporate cultures, which may include amenities which range from a total work-from-home policy to unlimited vacation time. Regardless of whether your company is entirely traditional or among the most free-thinking startups on the block, remote management has become a hot topic of discussion in the wake of mobile technology. Whether you’re going to be regularly managing your team during executive travel, or are simply exploring the possibility for an upcoming trip, we’ve curated expert insight on how to successfully manage your people from anywhere:

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Security and Discretion Measures VIP Travelers Should Expect

Posted by Steve Johnston on Wed, Jul 24, 2013

Expect Nothing Less from VIP Limousine Service

Many VIP travelers make the mistake of reserving livery service or even taxi service for short trips and suffer the consequences of lax security and discretion policies. While reserving a limousine or luxury sedan service for a small journey might seem unnecessary, the truth is that you should always have your boss’s safety and security in mind. One trip in the wrong car could change everything, and that’s why you should always reserve VIP limousine service from professional companies who hold privacy, security, and safety to the highest standards.

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Reclaim Wasted Time: Efficiency Tips

Posted by Steve Johnston on Wed, May 22, 2013

Getting the Most of Each Hour in Your Workday

If you’re a professional, you know how precious each and every minute in your schedule is. Not only do you have to balance a ton of work tasks, calls and correspondences, you might also be in charge of a team of people, one which constantly looks towards you for guidance and insight. Even if you start each week with a clear set of goals, all squeezed evenly and nicely into a perfect itinerary, we have a feeling that by Tuesday afternoon, enough intangibles have crept in on your workday that the mere idea of an itinerary for your week seems like a far-away dream. Maybe you see a ton of time going out the window, and you have no idea how. These concerns are all fairly standard fare in the world of business, but that doesn’t mean you couldn’t always use advice on how to get back some of the time you see slipping away while you’re at work.

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Tags: time management, tips for executives, executive time tips