We already know that some personalities are better suited for remote work than others and that you should look out for those characteristics while interviewing your candidates. The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) can give you a better grasp of how they may perform when you are not around to manage them.
Remote workers are the fastest growing work category in the US according to data from Global Workplace Analytics. That doesn’t include the self-employed, by the way. Most remote employees work for companies with over 100 staff. We’re not surprised remote hiring is on the up. We’ve been telling people for years that their back yard […]
If you want to hire an Objective-C developer, you probably want to build apps for iOS or OS X. Objective-C is an object oriented programming language that adds more versatile and flexible messaging to C. This language is predominantly used by Apple for their operating systems. Although Apple recently created Swift, many people still look […]
For the longest time, people have been saying not to judge a book by its cover. So what if we told you not to judge a candidate by their resume? Still true? You bet it is. While resumes might be helpful for taking a look at the candidate’s work history and education, it does little to […]
Telecommuting is on the rise. Some high profile companies have turned their backs on working from home. Others are increasingly turning to remote workers to answer their staffing problems. We’re the first to admit that remote working isn’t right for every role, or every company. We do believe that, if you take having a remote […]
Like a needle in a haystack, finding a remote worker can be pretty tricky. You’re hoping to find someone great. Someone that’s going to fill a critical role from (possibly) a great distance. A Heimdall to your Thor if you will. So why not ask the great questions? At DistantJob we have the winning formula […]
While Oracle Database isn’t as widely used as SQL databases, there are plenty of reasons to hire an OracleDB Developer. Oracle Database, for example, is the first database designed for enterprise grid computing, has exceptionally advanced partitioning implementation and optimizer, and more. If you’re deciding whether or not to look for an OracleDB Developer for […]
Remote work has enjoyed a steady growth over the years with an increasing number of people in North America opting to work from home than from a traditional office. Yet, a myth has persisted about the distributed workforce that some employers are struggling to shake off. It is that somehow remote employees may be subpar to an […]