The team at DistantJob is always trying and testing new additions to our virtual office. Our writers Angela and Ria have provided in-depth guides on the pros and cons of several tools. They cover each need that may arise when assembling a virtual office. In this piece, you’ll be able to find the full set of winners.
So, it’s time to fire someone. It’s often the case that it’s nice being the boss, the team leader, the manager. There’s plenty of cool stuff it brings to the table, but there are a few responsibilities that aren’t so pleasant. In over ten years managing teams, remote and local, having to fire someone tops […]
Discover how technological innovations have removed the barriers for the disabled’s participation in the workforce.
NextGen Gaming Studios is an up-and-coming video game developer that has been making waves with their episodic action/horror game, Something In The Dark. Recently greenlit on the Steam market, the game is a product of a team where some people work locally, but most work from home. We’ve chatted with NextGen owner and lead programmer […]
If there’s a market where remote work needs proving, it’s in the competitive video game development industry. The folks at video game developer Animus Interactive took up the gauntlet. They built themselves up as a complete remote virtual team. And they were kind enough to talk to us and take us through their full process. […]
You’ve read up on the science that explains why remote developers are the right move for your company. You’ve dismissed concerns about remote work as the dying gasp of industry dinosaurs. You’ve done your homework and contacted an expert remote placement agency. You got the best people in the world. Now you’re at day one. […]
You know our CEO. What does he do when he’s not busy making sure our clients get the best remote developers in the world? When he’s not checking in, making sure every new remote employee is being smoothly integrated into your company culture? Why, he’s teaching everyone else how to do it, of course! Sharon […]
After a 7-year long pilgrimage to Tibet, where he spent time meditating with the most enlightened yogis of remote hiring and management, DistantJob founder and CEO Sharon Koifman decided that it was time to return to civilization. Now was the time to share the knowledge that he had worked so hard to obtain over the […]
Groove’s a unique proposal in the help desk software space. The market is full of expensive solutions crafted for huge companies. Groove founder and CEO Alex Turnbull decided to take a different path. He decided that his company would be about serving small companies. Companies that had no use for enterprise-level software but had outgrown […]