There are set rules for calculating in-office employee salaries. But when it comes to remote workers, you may have doubts about how to pay your remote staff. Especially if they are working from across the globe. Can you pay your remote workers less? How much less? And if not, then how do you even save money by hiring remotely? We answer all these questions here – read on.
Author: Ria Ghose
When all members are not sharing an office or the same working hours, problem-solving in a team can run into various snags. Without a set process, there will be chaos and distractions. Here’s a checklist to help your remote team navigate the process of problem-solving so they can focus on the actual work.
As the nation came out of recession, companies started operating with optimism – hiring new employees and growing their businesses. The 2018 tax cut also incentivized business growth. This resulted in a near-zero unemployment rate, labor shortage, and increased wage costs. Read to find out why your business will face these issues imminently and the measures it can take to minimize operating costs.
Don’t let the notion of a carefree wanderer who occasionally works dissuade you from hiring remotely. The remote talent pool is enriched with individuals with advanced degrees, exceptional skills, and established work experiences. Funnily, when you offer remote work as an option you end up attracting much more qualified candidates. Find out the types of remote workers you can hire to give your business a win.
Remote work has been gaining steady momentum. But who exactly is hiring remotely? We’re jumping off the deep end on this. And considering the question under three different lights: 1) Remote hiring by industries. 2) Remote hiring by companies and 3) Remote hiring by job titles. Read on to find out what remote hiring really looks like today.
Here we take a closer look at the job titles that are most in demand on remote job boards. What sort of job categories are employers hiring remote workers from? Does experience level matter in remote recruitment? Are freelancers the only hiring option? What are the top 20 remote job titles most in demand? We answer all that and more, so read on.
Companies are choosing to hire remotely, whether one distant worker at a time or entire departments or even becoming a fully virtual company. Size of the company or number of employees aren’t variables getting in the way of remote hires. Read on to find out how remote hiring is unfolding within companies and agencies of all sizes and shapes.
A look at the top industries that have quickly espoused the remote work trend and had the most number of hires in the past year. The industries on this list may be disparate. But they have one thing in common: they’ve gone a long way in normalizing remote work. Find out which industries are the key players and where your business fits in.
The Mobile World Congress Americas 2018 is taking place on September 12th – 14th at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The most influential people in the mobile industry will be attending. Here’s our guide to help you prepare and make the most of your time at the MWCA18. And DistantJob is giving away awesome free prizes. Read on to find out how you can score some great giveaways.
If your company is ready to hire remote workers, you’ll want your in-office employees to agree with your decision, provide them the tools necessary to work with the remote employees and make sure they have your support during this period of transition. Use our guide to charter a changeover that ensures all this and with minimal disruption to your actual work.