Monthly Archives: January 2011

Intelligent Content Conference 2011 – Clemons to host workshop

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I-Gen, the Perfect Mobile Workforce? asks David Clemons By JGollner, on January 12th, 2011 The following information was posted on the home page of  Intelligent Content ( http://www.rockley.com/IC2011/?p=459#more-459) It’s an interesting question. Is the “I-Generation” the perfect mobile workforce? And it’s … Continue reading

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Mobile Workers Have Always Reached for the Stars

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As we step back to reflect upon the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger 25 years ago, it’s worth noting that mobile workers have always been those who have taken the risks to open new territory – whether it be … Continue reading

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Moving Toward a More Mobile Workforce – The SOTU Address

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Regardless of your party or political perspective, if you’ve been contemplating moving to a mobile workforce or becoming a mobile worker yourself you had to be jumping up and down cheering while listening to the president’s State of the Union … Continue reading

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CIO Insight Article on Managing Today’s Mobile Professionals

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CIO Insight, By Dennis McCafferty on 2011-01-25
They may be your hospital workers tending to patients from room to room. Or, your sales executives meeting clients in multiple time zones throughout the week. Or, your modern IT employees, taking red-eye flights for organizations that are constantly expanding to new, global markets. These are just some of the professionals who make up the modern, mobile workforce. And CIOs and other senior executives must seek to embrace and accommodate their unique needs, according to the book “Managing the Mobile Workforce: Leading, Building, and Sustaining Virtual Teams” (McGraw-Hill Professional/Available now). Continue reading

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Interview on Work Matters

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Nan Russell really cares about work and – importantly – about the workforce. In my interview about Managing the Mobile Workforce she asked insightful questions and I think people will not only enjoy but be informed by listening to our … Continue reading

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Interview with Tom Cox

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We had a great time being interviewed by Tom on his Tom on Leadership show. You can listen to the 30 minute interview here, and catch his regular shows; you can also find him on Twitter @TBCox. This is the second … Continue reading

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What’s the relationship between technology and motivating mobile workers?

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There is a nice excerpt from our book talking about motivation and technology this morning in the Sacramento Bee. As you read it, think about all the ways technology motivates or demotivates you. More importantly, ask yourself how technology is … Continue reading

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Our interview for AMA’s Edgewise Business Podcasts Series

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We had a great time talking about our book with Dave Summers at the American Management Association. You can find the interview here: http://bit.ly/filiSp.  It’s about 15 minutes and Dave asked us some excellent questions about reducing the “distance” between … Continue reading

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Media Coverage SacrementoBee Wire Life Style News

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Building  Motivational Strategy By DAVID CLEMONS AND MICHAEL KROTH Published: Monday, Jan. 3, 2011 – 3:06 am Excerpted from “Managing the Mobile Workforce”: Do you really think that simply setting challenging goals and then paying your workforce to achieve them … Continue reading

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