The benefits of having a remote workforce – whether in part or entirely — go deep. Remote work allows your company to recruit the best candidates for the job regardless of location, to save money on office overhead, to manage with a focus on productivity rather than “face time”, to support a better work-life fit for your team, and the list goes on. Bottom line: when done right, remote work can make your company healthier and more successful.
The gig economy has arrived. The advent of this new era in work has given rise to some interesting global
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When done properly, a company’s remote work policy makes good business sense. Not only does it allow employers to find
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To make remote work options a reality at your organization, it’s helpful to have a well-thought-out strategy going in. You’ll
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One year ago, Remote.co launched as the definitive resource for remote work best practices — as the go-to source for
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Soon after she became CEO of Yahoo in mid-2013, Marissa Mayer caused quite a stir in the tech industry when
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In March, FlexJobs and Remote.co announced the first ever TRaD* Works Forum (*Telecommuting, Remote, and Distributed) June 8 -10, 2016, at the
At Remote.co, we’re all about remote work (however you refer to it), and we want to simplify the language used
Whether you’re out of the office for a long weekend, the rest of the day, or (woohoo!) a much-needed vacation,
In business as well as in life, there are times when you need a little pick-me-up. Whether you’re already working
This June, Remote.co and FlexJobs will host a forum dedicated to telecommuting, remote, and distributed work — the TRaD Works Forum!
In 2013, Sheryl Sandberg published a book that would become the professional battle cry of a generation. Lean In was
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For small businesses, the idea of remote work might seem like something only the big companies offer to their workforce.
In a recent interview, Sara Sutton Fell was proclaimed the “Queen of Remote Work.” And though she would be the
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For traditional companies, the thought of transitioning to a remote company might seem rather daunting. Actually, the process is a