Author: Ria Ghose

Lessons Learned From Fully Remote Company Hotjar

Hotjar is a unicorn amongst small tech startups. Headquartered in Malta, they’ve always been 100% distributed. Even after surpassing €15 million in ARR, they operate with the same mindfulness the founding group had at the start. This company is a heady blend of practicality and idealism that’s attracting the best talents. What else is this fully-remote company doing differently and what can you take away from them? Find out.

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How Much Time is the Traditional IT Hiring Process Costing You?

The traditional IT recruitment process is one of the longest in USA and Canada. And it rarely yields the best results as new hires fall short of the mark. That’s why hiring remotely is the decisive way to go. It not only shortens the hiring process but brings the best talent to your business. Find out how.

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Blockchain in Remote Hiring

The blockchain technology is primed to disrupt all industries, and the way work is done anywhere. But how much relevance does it have in HR and remote hiring? What are its features and applications? What sort of tools is available for you to use now? And, are there any limitations? Find out here.

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What to do When Your Favorite Remote Tools Are Discontinued

Arguably, no other industry is as dependent on tools as remote work. So, when a tool your team uses gets discontinued, you’ll have to plan carefully. From picking the next tool to timing a migration, there are many variables to consider. Find out how to make the transition process least disruptive to your team’s work.

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Lessons Learned From Fully Remote Company InVision

InVision is an exceptional company. A startup in 2011, today it employs nearly 1000 people. And all throughout that tremendous growth, they’ve always been a fully-remote company. It’s a small wonder because they themselves invented the tool that removes so many doubts that you may have had about remote work. Read to find out more now.

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Hiring a Remote Manager

Remote roles have already expanded to include senior level and managerial positions. Last year a quarter of the remote jobs posted were for managerial roles. But if you use the same yardstick to hire a remote manager as another employee, you’ll fall short of the ideal candidate mark. Here’s what you need to know when hiring a remote manager.

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Lessons Learned From Fully Remote Company Groove

Even today fully-remote companies are a rare beast. They’re doing things differently and yet growing faster than traditional businesses. Groove—a customer helpdesk software—has experienced tremendous growth in the last five years as a globally distributed company. We’re dissecting their values, work culture, hiring norms and more to see what might be beneficial for you. Read on.

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Pay Gaps and Competition in Remote Hiring

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.

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The Remote Team Problem Solving Checklist

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.

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Why You’ll Be Forced to Raise Wages If You Don’t Hire Remotely

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.

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