Andy@VOIP Watch discusses his disappointment with Office 2.0. It was missing Presence, Voice, and Video. (Maybe that's another conference with Cisco fighting out with Microsoft while IBM/Lotus tries to get in). Anyway, Jaffe posts about the crayonville - a virtual office. I have read where adidas has a store in second life that they pay real people to run all day! Jaffe points to an ABC report about the office of the future. (on YouTube). If you want to help businesses with productivity, this might be a start. Managing avatars in a virtual world is easier than trying to manage tele-workers that you cannot see, touch, or interact with.