Mark Gilbreath will be speaking at GigaOM’s Net:Work 2011. If you would like to attend, you will receive 25% off the registration fee by using this link: http://network2011.eventbrite.com/?discount=SPEAK25. Read more
We’re happy to announce an entire week dedicated to celebrating mobile working, December 5-9 in the San Francisco Bay Area. We’re calling it Mobile Work Week.
It’s a LiquidSpace open house across town. For an entire week, venues throughout the Bay Area have opened their doors in celebration of a new way of working and living. Read more
Like most readers of this blog I am a knowledge worker. I use my head to create value. Sure, I use my hands too, but mostly just to hit little square pieces of plastic in a particular sequence that produces images of text on a plasma screen. Sometimes I hold a pen and spread ribbons of ink on paper as another way to create and communicate my ideas. But however I record my ideas, it’s what goes on in my head that matters. Read more
There are currently over 1 billion mobile workers across the globe.
And, if you’re reading this right now, you are likely one of us…or, you will be one day soon. While we represent a diverse cross section of industries and job functions, we share a common trait – we are leaving “work” to get work done. On any given day, we have abandoned our conventional home or corporate office and can be found working at a 3rd place. It might be the coffee shop across the street, a hotel room in a distant city, a coworking space or office center downtown, or a colleague’s empty conference room. Read more