Some quick pointers from a 10 year veteran of working remotely. First, be aware that your experience in the next days and weeks is not the same as others. Please don't return to your work and think that all remote
How do you find out if someone is a vegan/minimalist/cross fitter? Don't worry: they will tell you within 10 minutes. Remote workers think that they have found the cure to all diseases. And they (we) are quick to
Is Slack to blame for Away’s PR nightmare? - AngelListView Online A lot has happened since The Verge reported on Away’s toxic work environment. Most...AngelListLike many in my industry I read the expose of the Away company's
When you work from where you wish, you face struggles. But many of us never complain because of all the rare and wonderful benefits, and when we do speak up we are met with the same terrible one-sentence dismissive advice.
When you work from home, where you live matters more. When I used to work in Alpharetta [a nice suburb of Atlanta] I knew all the good bike trails, sushi restaurants, and gas stations that carried Sour Skittles. After all,
A few quick notes on recent activity outside of this blog that I’ve been involved in: Vetting People for Remote Work I wrote this article about some approaches for effectively determining if someone will mesh well with your
The only thing cool in this picture are the cats.I know it is probably intended to be funny, like the Oatmeal’s, but I’ve seen it used on Twitter pejoratively (like most things on Twitter). It seems to
Allowing your employees to work from where they wish is not a perk, it is a part of your company’s genetic makeup or it is nothing. Many big companies think that allowing their people to work from home on