Archive for August, 2008

Employees working at home are more productive, not less

Friday, August 29th, 2008

Many employers worry about the productivity of home workers and feel more comfortable with having a team in one location, where they can see what their staff are doing.  But the evidence suggests that home workers are in fact more productive, not less so.

In this article, we explore the benefits of home working employees, look at how resistance to old-fashioned stereotypes of home workers are fading away and show how many companies are gaining a competitive advantage by introducing more flexibility.

Win a MacBook Air

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Yes that’s right! We are going to be handing out competition cards at events we are attending over the next three months for you to be in with a chance to win a Macbook Air. We will hand them out at the events, the airports, on the plane, the taxi driver between venues and in the streets of San Francisco New York, Berlin, London and now even in Denver. Look out for the team in the black t-shirts and the slogan ‘stop me to win a MacBook Air’ on the back.

Yuuguu is on tour and we are doing it in style, just debating to take the Wii down to FOWA London

Yuuguu sponsors Barcamp Leeds

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

SEO is evil” That’s the topic of the first debate at Barcamp Leeds, hosted by Dominic Hodgson and one of many sessions in this two day event of hot topics and debates initiated by attendees.

Yuuguu is proud to sponsor such an event that helps spread experience and technical knowledge regarding all aspects of Start-up businesses to the curious employee looking to further skills.

$100 discount to Web 2.0 Expo New York

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

If you’re planning to go to Web 2.0 Expo in New York next month, you can help yourself to a $100 discount on your conference registration, or a free pass to the Expo, compliments of Yuuguu.

All you need to do is use this discount code: webny08com

Hope to see you there

Yuuguu On Tour

Wednesday, August 13th, 2008

We’ve got some exciting new features to announce, so we’re packing the tour bus, printing some t-shirts and hitting the road.  Here are the venues and dates for the forthcoming tour:

Office 2.0, San Francisco, 3-5 September 2008

Web 2.0 Expo, New York City, 16-19 September 2008

Future Of Web Apps, London, 8-10 October 2008

Web 2.0 Expo, Berlin, 21-23 October 2008

If you’re attending any of these events please get in touch beforehand, so we can arrange to hook up.