Remote Work vs Telecommuting: Is there a difference?
Now that most people worldwide have had a taste of what regular work is like outside of a traditional office, and as terms such as remote work, telecommuting, and work from home start becoming more common, it is important to clarify the differences between the terms in order to understand them and use them in a correct manner.Read more
How to Transition to Remote Work [Tips & Tricks]
Remote work is not a new phenomenon: Remote work has increased as an option over 40% over the past five years. Here are some tips and tricks on how to transition to remote work.Read more
How to Be Healthy When Working Remotely
While a remote work situation is a fantastic opportunity for some, it comes down to each individual’s character. If left unchecked, remote workers can quickly fall into less healthy habits that can affect them both physically and mentally. It can have some unwanted side effects, such as stress, anxiety, burnout, weight gain and even depression.Read more
A Beginner's Guide to Building a Remote Team
A few years ago, very few companies would have wanted to hire employees on the other side of the world. Nowadays, as freelancers and digital nomads become increasingly common and tech catches up, remote teams are becoming commonplace.Read more
Is Remote Work a Fading Fad or a Core Business Strategy?
For the past several years, I’ve had the benefit of being a remote worker. Even when I had a permanent office location, I often worked remotely due to travel and other normal business exigencies. Many on my teams over the years have been remote or have been hybrid (working some of the time from a fixed office location and other times remotely) as well. Further, contrary to the assertions of those who oppose remote work, my hybrid and remote workers—former and present—deliver great results and are as loyal, if not more so, than workers with a permanent workspace in which they must reside five days a week.Read more