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Mayor Signs San Francisco Commuter Mandate

August 27, 2008
San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has signed an ordinance, believed to be the first of its kind for a municipality, that requires employers to offer employees at least one of three commuter benefit options.
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Corporations Picking Up Bill for Co-Working

August 14, 2008
Co-working spaces have been around for a long time, but traditionally have been the domain of entrepreneurs and freelancers. However, owners of co-working spaces are seeing more corporate teleworkers coming in, and in some instances, they employers are footing the bill.
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Factors In Relocation

August 7, 2008
Company growth led the list of internal factors while the top external factor cited is a lack of qualified people locally. The use of lump-sum payments grew last year, and employees who declined relocations cited family issues most often as their reason for turning down a move.
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Time to Telecommute

July 7, 2008
Rather than waiting for national gas prices to top out this summer, HR leaders should act now by enabling more remote work options that help inflation-battered employees save on energy costs.
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As Gas Prices Go Up, So Can Productivity

May 23, 2008
HR leaders should enable more remote work options that help inflation-battered employees save on energy costs. Employees will not be the only ones to benefit. Studies show that telecommuters are often more productive than office-bound employees doing the same work.
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