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April 25, 2013

Succeed On Purpose CEO Urges Business Leaders To Close the Talent Gap By Transforming The Learning Experience The New World of Work Uncovers The Lack of Skilled Recruits To Fill Highly Specialized Jobs


PLANO AND IRVING (PRWEB) April 25, 2013:

The new, eye-opening book, The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud, emphasizes the speed of business and technological change has outpaced the ability of many workers to adapt, resulting in a mismatch between work and the skill required to fulfill demand. In the new world of work, businesses are challenged with finding team members with necessary expertise and attitudes that will add value to their enterprise. Read More read more




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April 09, 2013

Succeed On Purpose CEO’s New Book Affirms Career Opportunities Are More Readily Available Virtually Than Locally The New World of Work Turns Savvy Professionals Into Virtualpreneurs


PLANO AND IRVING (PRWEB) April 09, 2013:

The new, eye-opening book, The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud, credits virtual business models for multiplying job opportunities and spawning new career paths. Companies adopting the new world of work mindset gain significant competitive advantage and cost savings. Read More read more




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March 20, 2013

Succeed on Purpose CEO’s New Book Reviewed by The Dallas Morning News “Who Moved My Cheese?” Has Been Replaced By “Who Moved My Cube?”


PLANO AND IRVING (PRWEB) March 20, 2013:

The new, eye-opening book, The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud, spotlights the evolution of work from a traditional office environment to successful telecommuting scenarios and virtual teams.


Co-authors, Tim Houlne, CEO of Working Solutions, and Terri Maxwell, CEO of Succeed on Purpose, detail the economic progress from the industrial revolution to the information revolution and now the virtualized, globalized and fractionalized new world of work. Read More read more




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February 11, 2013

Succeed on Purpose CEO Gives Proceeds of Groundbreaking New Book, The New World of Work, To The University of Texas at Dallas. CEO’s Alma Mater Promoting The New Book With Half-Off Price From February 6 - 22


PLANO AND IRVING (PRWEB) February 06, 2013:

The new, eye-opening book, The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud, is being featured in the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Bookstore with a special fifty percent discounted rate.


Co-authors, Tim Houlne, CEO of Working Solutions, and Terri Maxwell, CEO of Succeed on Purpose, graduated from the UTD Executive MBA program in 2004 and are donating books to their alma mater to allow the deep discount, through February 22, 2013, at the UTD Bookstore. Read More read more



 

Media Coverage


TXCEO

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  Texas CEO Magazine
THE DEBATE OVER WORK-FROM-HOME MODELS By Tim Houlne and Terri Maxwell
In one of the most stunning, non-progressive moves seen from a technology company, Yahoo! banned working from home. Best Buy agreed, and cancelled the Results Only Work Environment program, which gave employees the flexibility to choose a work location.
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Facility Management

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  Facility Management Journal
Terri Maxwell: How changing workforce trends of fractionalized work, virtualization of careers and globalized talent are forcing businesses to adapt to accommodate the worker.
In an opposing view to the decisions by Yahoo! and Best Buy to pull their virtual teams back to their officesi, my new book, "The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud," presents multitude of success stories that prove virtual work is not only possible, but necessary in order to maintain a competitive advantage.

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O Desk Blog

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  O Desk Blog
Terri Maxwell: Old Jobs Are Now Gone — The Work Revolution Is Here
As a consultant dedicated to helping people discover meaningful careers, Terri Maxwell found many of her clients were facing an even more basic problem: The jobs they’d held in the past were suddenly not around anymore.
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Trainng Magazine

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  TRAINING Magazine
Close the Talent Gap by Transforming the Learning Experience
In our new book, “The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud”(Inspire on Purpose Publishing), my co-author, Tim Houlne, CEO of Working Solutions, and I reveal startling statistics about the global labor force and the opportunities that smart executives and entrepreneurs can leverage now to stay ahead of competition.
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Transaction World

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  Transaction World
Transforming Transactions in the New World of Work
There’s no denying that advancing technologies, the velocity of communications and volumes of readily available data are transforming the way business is conducted today. With the consumer demand for instant gratification, transactions must be seamless and effortless.
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Banking New England

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  ISSUU
Banking New England March/April 2013
A conversation with Christopher Oddleifson, president and CEO, Rockland Trust; exploring mobile banking apps; protecting the elderly from financial fraud.
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Dallas Morning News

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  Call Center Times
Telecommuting: A Perspective by Tim Houlne, CEO, Working Solutions
In an opposing view to the decisions by Yahoo! and Best Buy to pull their virtual teams back to their offices, our company is built on multiple success stories for virtual work and telecommuting. Working Solutions pioneered the at-home agent model for call centers in 1996, and continues to be a leader in the virtual workforce platform leveraging call center cloud technology. Working with virtual teams is second-nature to us and we see the trend growing among our customers and partners.
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Dallas Morning News

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  The Dallas Morning News
Virtualpreneurs (n.): Talented people who combine their entrepreneurial spirit with cloud-based work platforms that match their talent to companies that want to hire them on a contract basis.
The Internet has eliminated boundaries. A person in Piqua, Ohio, no longer has to rely on the local labor market for a job. And a company in Piqua doesn’t have to rely on the local talent pool to get from Point A to Point B.
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Huffington Post

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  Huffington Post
According to statistics the unemployment rate in the U.S. reached 7.9 percent, a rate that is very high and indicates that 12.2 million people are unemployed. However, this unemployment is not only the result of the economic crisis. It is also the result of the working world is changing and that the job offers are moving literally from traditional cubicles to the cloud. Read More read more


Investors Business Daily

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  Investors Business Daily
More firms are tapping virtual-preneurs - freelancers who take on precise tasks and deliver top results for a cadre of corporate clients. The trend in a nutshell: Rather than hire one full-time person to do 10 things - some better than others - companies might pay five experts to deliver top work on tightly focused tasks. Read More read more


Wallet Blog

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  Wallet Blog
The New World of Work is creating the virtualization of industries at a rapid rate. Business models are now required to become more fluid and embrace technology. Changing existing business models is necessary to positively impact the U.S. economy. The pioneering of the home agent contact center model, for instance, which employs innovative, forward-thinking hiring practices, has truly reinvigorated the customer service and sales industries. Read More read more


McKnight Consulting

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  McKnight Consulting
The cloud has enabled jobs to change to more knowledge-based and more specialized. The authors claim there are many open positions and jobs are “hiding in plain sight” and that the workforce needs to change their expectations about work, and how it is procured, in order to be successful at it. Read More read more


The Globe and Mail

   
  The Globe and Mail
In the future, work won’t be constrained by boundaries. That’s going to mean fewer full-time jobs, but there will be much more contract work that anyone or any company with the right expertise can take on anywhere in the world with the click of a mouse or a finger tap on a mobile device, say Tim Houlne and Terri Maxwell, authors of The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud. Read More read more


Business Info Guide

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  Business Info Guide
I always knew this business was what I was born to do. I wasn’t sure what it would look like, but I knew this was what I was supposed to do. Read More read more


us daily review

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  US Daily Review
Technology and changing business practices have fundamentally changed the way we work, build careers and search for talent. While other parts of the world have caught on to this movement, the U.S. seriously lags behind when it comes to understanding this revolution and what to do about it. Read More read more


adelesymonds

   
  adelesymonds
No one can deny today’s workplace and economic evolution. People need to attract the best talent and attain the best career paths to survive. Tim Houlne and Terri Maxwell interpret the trends to reveal the working world as it really is, and share a remarkable plan for how to succeed in times like these. Read More read more


core sector

   
  Core Sector Communique
Authors Tim Houlne and Terri Maxwell explain how to compete in this new world of work. It starts with a shift in thinking, but once you become clear on what is required, you can then apply the principles shared by the authors and take charge of your life by creating a better job, better career or better company. The New World of Work: From Cube to the Cloud is a roadmap for the journey. Read More read more


Creatives at Work

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  Creatives at Work Blog
The theme of “The New World of Work: From the Cube to the Cloud”, a new book written by Tim Houlne and Terri Maxwell. Houlne and Maxwell believe that those who embrace the new world of work can succeed in jobs without boundaries or buildings. Read More read more


Great Output

   
  Great Output
I recently read an excerpt of "The New World of Work," a career-related book scheduled for release January 1, 2013. I am writing about it here, because the book illustrates that professional photographers aren't the only ones whose careers have been affected by changes in technology and easier, worldwide access to talented professionals. Read More read more


 
 

Audio / Video


CVBT

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  Central Valley Business Times
Being tethered to the office can stunt company growth, says management expert
For many workers being required to work in the office in the 21st Century could be equated with being a worker at the Turner and Cook Whip Manufactory of Southfield, Mass. It failed when the horse-drawn carriage was replaced by the horseless carriage.
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Texas Daily
   
  The Texas Daily (TV/Video)
TV broadcast - with Tim Houlne
Tim Houlne speaks out about Yahoo’s ban on working from home and describes the virtual work force

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jeff and jeremy
   
  Jeff and Jeremy in the morning (Radio)
Why more people will be waking up to work instead of going to work!

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Tech Talk
   
  Tech Talk (Radio)
with Tim Houlne

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business owners toolkit
   
  Business Owner's Toolkit (Radio)
with Terri Maxwell

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Sunday Morning Easy
   
  Sunday Morning Easy (Radio)
with Terri Maxwell

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womans success coaching
   
  Women's Success Coaching (Radio)
with Terri Maxwell

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Thank God Its Monday
   
  Thank God for Monday (Radio)
with Terri Maxwell

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