Remote Work Terminology

Jobs in which you don’t have to show up at an office¬†have a large number of terms that are applied to them. The terms have shifted and will continue to change for a few reasons:

Here is a partial list of terms associated with remote work:


Virtual Teams / Virtual Work

Work from Home


Remote Minority

Remote First

Remote Friendly


Nomad, Digital Nomad, Nomading

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