The travel restrictions imposed following the coronavirus pandemic have made it harder than ever for globally-minded companies to plan expansion into new markets or access the global talent pool.
The introduction of new US export rules for exporting specific goods to China may apply the brakes on tech companies’ plans about expanding in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen but how valid are these worries?
Introduction to remote workers
Remote workers are employees that work away from a traditional office setting for some or all of their time.
Imagine a world where your employer allows unlimited vacation or lets you start your workday at 7 am so you can collect your children from school at 4 pm. Imagine if your employer gave you the flexibility to travel for a year while completing your work as normal?
Many argue that data is worth more than oil – and they are right. In fact, of the top 10 companies in the world by market value, five of them have data at the core of their businesses and of the others, only one is in the oil industry. So in an age when a digital footprint is a valuable commodity, it makes sense for companies to be accountable for every aspect of the collection, storage and usage of data in their business.