Sunday, February 15, 2009
Numbers about the virtual workforce
750 million virtual workers in the world by 2011. 75% of them will be in the US. However business processes are not designed for this virtual workforce. Useful thoughts by the author of the 'Uniting the Virtual Workforce'. They say that reducing virtual distances will reduce cost. Web 2.0 technologies can reduce virtual distances can improve productivity. Web 2.0 technologies can create context. Web 2.0 technologies can enable specific conversations that provide this context. Create dialog that helps teams fill in the blanks.