Category: Remote Work

Top 5 Planning Mistakes You Make as a Freelancer

5 freelencer mistakes
When you give up a full-time job for freelancing, do you think of crash and burn to show around? Heck, no! Freelancing is about the flexible life, working from paradise, and work-life balance. It’s all about better pay, reputation, and dozens of clients, isn’t it? After all, most of...

Best Practices to Streamline Your Remote Meetings

Organize Remote Meeting
With the rise in distributed teams and work-from-home team members, remote meetings are becoming the new norm. True – all effective meetings require a strategy and planning. Unlike their in-person counterparts, though, remote meetings come with a new set of inherent challenges such as tech and connectivity issues, time...

How to Manage Teams of Digital Nomads

Manage Digital Nomads
In 2018, a study from MBO Partners showed that 7.8 million Americans are currently working full-time as digital nomads. More than 17 million people aspire to be digital nomads. The trend is more visible in some industries than others, but the fact is you could be running your own...

Cultivating a Remote Team for Your Organization

Cultivating a Remote Team
All indicators point to remote work growing stronger in 2019. If you’re a manager, though, the growing trend of remote work poses new challenges – like maintaining satisfaction and ensuring productivity. When you share an office space, for instance, gauging employee satisfaction and effectiveness is fairly straightforward. By interacting...

How to Make Remote Work Your Reality in 2019

Top Tips for Working Remotely You Do not Want to Forget These
Remote work is on the rise. In fact, according to a study conducted by 15Five, 37% of companies have a main office but with employees working remotely 10% are fully distributed with no office space at all With technology ever advancing and communication and collaboration tools further enhancing team...

The Dos and Don’ts of Remote Work

remote work dos and donts
The option to work remotely is often a highly sought-after opportunity. And understandably so. Who wouldn’t want to ditch their commute, 9-5 schedule, and staff meetings for a little more freedom, flexibility, and family time; all from the comfort of your own home. If it sounds enticing it’s probably...

Secure Communication for Remote Workers

Secure remote working
Overview In the ever-changing modern workplace, remote work is on the rise, and forecasted to further grow with time. From 2012 to 2016, the number of American employees working remotely rose from 39% to 43%, meaning fewer face-to-face interactions and more virtual communication through email, instant messaging and conference...