Buffer’s Marcus Wermuth on Translating Empowerment Into Value

Marcus Wermuth
In this episode of the DistantJob podcast, we talk to Marcus Wermuth. Marcus, who is Lead Mobile Developer at Buffer, writes about and delivers talks on how to lead remote teams.

Among many other things, we talk about how Buffer’s focus on transparency allows their teams to generate unprecedented value; why empowering people only works when it’s in service to generating said value; and how you need to be creative when adapting leadership lessons to remote teams.

 

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Want to continue the conversation with Marcus? You can reach him on his website at Marcus Wermuth | mwermuth.com, or by following him on Twitter or LinkedIn.

Marcus’ recommendation for your remote office? The Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920.

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Luis Magalhaes

Luis Magalhaes

Luis Magalhães is Director of Marketing and editor-in-chief at DistantJob. He writes about how to build and manage remote teams, and the benefits of hiring remote workers. He‘s been managing editorial teams remotely for the past 15 years, and training teammates to do so for nearly as long.

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