The 12 Principles

Twelve Principles for a Successful Virtual Office Transition
FLEX uses the term virtual office to mean an office that is not located in a conventional office facility, but connects owners, employees and contractors through the use of the Internet.

  1. Going virtual is a good thing.
  2. Place is a state of mind.
  3. The right people are vital.
  4. Stuff is not important.
  5. Virtual does not mean paperless–just yet.
  6. Time is a continuum.
  7. Technology is the key.
  8. Web-based applications are essential.
  9. Systems are the glue.
  10. Communication is continuous.
  11. Meetings generate the energy.
  12. A virtual office will save you more money than you think.