Please check out the Theconversation.com article on on Virtual Distance and Kids.
This topic has been growing in urgency and importance. Along with helping the business world deal with virtual workforce issues, Virtual Distance has also been used as a powerful tool and…Continue
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I have so many mixed reactions to the recent leaked Yahoo memo in which the company informed its employees that they could no longer work from…Continue
For many of us, working internationally means that we put a lot of energy into "virtual" presence with colleagues in multiple time zones. We don't have a choice. These days, many would argue that EVERYONE is working virtually, even when their colleagues are only a few steps away in a conference room or cubicle.
Yahoo's CEO, Marissa Mayer, recently made a surprising move when she asked all of Yahoo's telecommuters to begin working…Continue
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Last month, after two bombs had exploded at the Boston Marathon, many in the city lost their cell service. This only added to the confusion and chaos, as people weren’t immediately able to reach their loved ones to confirm that they were indeed safe. Tragically, three people were killed and hundreds others injured,…Continue
We are in the midst of launching a new website at www.virtualdistance.com. Please stand by as the DNS servers "do their thing". The new site should be stable and available by Thursday, May…Continue
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on May 7, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Its not enough that Google has invaded every corner of our world whether we like it or not. Now the tech company is on target to literally put themselves between you and me, even when we sit side by side. A new initiative at Google (and I’m assuming other tech giants) will have us wearing glasses that can pump…Continue
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on February 22, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
I hope this message finds you all well. I thought you might like to see the latest article on Virtual Distance showcased in American Executive Magazine.
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on April 28, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
In a large financial services company located in the NY/Metro area, employees were required to 'punch a clock' every day. Working away from the office was not allowed - mostly (only in special cases). Each morning, employees would swipe their card through the turn style mechanism and do the same on their way out.…Continue
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on April 7, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
I wanted to share with you an…Continue
Welcome to the Virtual Distance Institute (VDI). At VDI our mission is to understand what’s different about the way people work and live today. VDI brings new, fresh and relevant solutions to the table. Virtual Distance has captured the imagination of executives, managers, and…Continue
An article appearing in today's WSJ online focuses on "tech detox". While the piece points humorously to the ever-growing problems of too much technology,…Continue
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on January 12, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Welcome to the Virtual Distance Institute. Many of you have been asking me over the years to create some sort of online community - one in which we start off with a lot in common, high trust and meaningful research and activities. Well - the time has come. Along with my partner in this venture, Lauren DeLong, Community…
Added by Karen Sobel Lojeski on December 12, 2010 at 9:00pm — No Comments