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    Learn a bit more about some of the great people who answered the Remote.co Q&As as they share some of their remote worker insights and anecdotes on work-life balance, remote work environments, and more.

  • Trello
    I have a treadmill desk (which I love!) and an office with plenty of light.
  • Vork Inc
    Almost anywhere apart from my desk! When I am at home in Berlin, I work from the couch upstairs, shifting my...
  • Sanborn
    I keep it 100% mobile, everything I need is in my backpack. Power adapters, headphones, snacks, machine. I can setup at home,...
  • Mavens
    The flexibility and the ability to focus on things without distractions. If I need to get my head down I can...
  • AnswerFirst
    No traffic to deal with or wasted time on the commute to and from work. You don’t worry about the...
  • Seeq Corporation
    There are so many benefits, but one of my favorites is that my office is totally pet friendly! My dog and...
  • Qkids
    I love my work—in fact, this is not a job, it’s become part of my life, and I’m...
  • Codebusters, Inc.
    I have a home routine with plants and animals, so I schedule in such a way that I can accommodate my need to stretch...
  • Scrapinghub
    I’m a father of two lovely daughters, and that imposes me certain work/life balance that I gladly welcome. I typically start at ...
  • Melewi
    Go to a remote location once in awhile –  a place where there is no Internet so that you can at least...
  • Dell
    Have your office space in an appropriate location not within areas used during personal time. Learn that the work will still...
  • ezhome
    Just do it. Yes, it’s easier said than done, and I’ll admit I’m not perfect at this yet,...
  • Kin HR
    Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends and Influence People is as relevant today as it was way back then.
  • Summit CPA Group
    E-Myth by Michael E. Gerber
  • 10up Inc.
    I’m not sure I have a favorite, unless you count old standbys like the 7 Habits; I’ve semi-recently read “Decisive” and “What Got...
  • SitePen
    Development is always prone to pitfalls and hiccups, and as consultants we often operate on deadlines.  When kicking off a new...
  • Authentic Form & Function
    I’ve always loved the work hard / play hard motto, and I think it fits nicely in the remote work environment....
  • Edgar
    “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass...
  • Beutler Ink
    Worst location is a rental car, while my husband and I were driving from Ohio to Oregon on a summer road trip in 2013. Phone...
  • Equivity
    Worst: Economy class in an airplane.   Best: A quiet coffee shop at 6 a.m.
  • GitHub, Inc.
    I’ve had some really productive times working in coffee shops and mid-flight on planes, but also other times those same environments have been...