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    140 companies answer 6 questions.

    Choosing to take your company remote is not an easy decision. In our Why Remote section, we ask leading remote companies why and how they made the jump to remote. Here you'll gain insight from companies that were remote from day one as well as tips from companies that made the switch gradually over many months or even years.

  • Collage.com
    Collage.com makes custom products easy for anyone to create. Our customers use the design tools we create at collage.com to customize more...
  • Equivity
    We provide virtual assistants for marketing, paralegal, and administrative support.
  • Groove
    We build help desk software that makes it easy for teams to manage customer support emails together.
  • Working Solutions
    Ensures we attract the best talent and retain it through meaningful and effective company programs and a positive culture.
  • Sutherland Global Services
    CloudSource, the work at home division of Sutherland Global Services, employs customer service consultants from all 48 contiguous states to support industry leaders in the...
  • Appen
    Our combined human resources and recruiting team helps identify talent around the globe for our corporate, full-time openings, as well as the numerous independent...
  • Parse.ly
    The product team at Parse.ly has always had the option to work remotely. This is one way that co-founders Andrew...
  • OnTheGo Systems
    Our team started as a remote company from day one.
  • X-Team
    Almost entirely remote, but we did start with an HQ in Melbourne. The office environment was fun and collaborative, but ultimately...
  • Greenback Expat Tax Services
    A remote business structure is critical to our business model, as it allows us to recruit the very best team possible—regardless of their...
  • ThirdPath Institute
    We could not have been as successful using any other approach. Launching our nonprofit as a virtual organization helped us: (a) keep our costs...
  • WooThemes
    WooThemes was born remote so it has always been an important ingredient in our recipe for success. Freedom of location has created a melting...
  • Coalition Technologies
    Too many to name, but briefly, remote workers bring cultural diversity, a wider range of experiences, and different viewpoints. When different...
  • Flex Professionals
    The biggest benefit of a remote workforce is that it gives you the ability to bring on and retain a higher level...
  • Remote Year
    As a company, we see our remote workforce as a massive competitive advantage. It permits us the ability to have a...
  • Seeq Corporation
    We integrated remote work right from the beginning because it was the only way we could create the company that we...
  • Aha!
    Aha! has never had an office of any size. Employees around the world continue to work from home or other locations of their choosing....
  • Answer Connect
    For us, one motivation looms above all the great advantages of remote work: climate change. The magnitude of this global challenge...