Ready Remote Player

It is a truth universally acknowledged that all sci-fi stories stem from hope of reality. From Star Wars to Ender’s Game, writers have been enchanting readers and viewers with what we could only hope was the not too distant future. With the release of Ready Player One, the idea of living in a wholly emerged […]

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Top 10 Remote Workers from Film and TV

The Best in the Biz: The Top 10 Best Remote Workers in Film and Tv

Like the bread I just stuck in my oven, the employment of remote workers is on the rise. According to The New York Times, out of 15,000 adults polled, 43% spent time working remotely throughout that year. With technology consistently getting better and faster, more people are finding that they have access to jobs that, […]

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Remote doesn’t mean freelancer – your next full-time developer can work from home

Whether it’s because the best talents are not readily available locally or most employees prefer flexibility or because the emerging Millennial workforce is setting the trend, remote work has become a part of the employment zeitgeist. According to the World Economic Forum’s Employment Trends 2016, one of the biggest drivers in business today is remote […]

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Is Your Team’s Productivity Suffering Through Cold Season? Hire a Remote Developer!

It is every manager’s worst nightmare. With a big project deadline looming, one of your best developers starts sneezing. They struggle on, coming into the office doped up on cold remedies. The air is full of the heady scent of menthol. However, they just aren’t working to their usual standard. Then you get the inevitable […]

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How Remote Work Is Helping To Close The Gender Pay Gap

Here’s a (not so) fun fact: At the rate we’re going, we—or rather our great great great grandchildren—won’t achieve gender pay equality until 2152. This is a big problem and rightfully so, we’re beginning to hear more and more about it in the media, among friends, and even in the world of sketch comedy. But […]

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Like it or not, remote is the future of the workforce

Maybe the whole idea of a distributed workforce is still Greek to you, and you’re not quite sure what to think of it. Ever wondered where it came from in the first place and what the future of work holds in store? Let’s take a tour through the past, present, and future of remote working to […]

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Is Working from Home a Perk?

Is Working from Home a Perk?

One of my pet bugbears about working from home is how many people miss out the ‘working’ part when they think about what your day. I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve been invited to daytime social gatherings and friends have looked put out when I’ve said no. The unspoken question is written […]

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5 Ways In Which Remote Working Boosts Productivity

5 Ways In Which Remote Working Boosts Productivity

Ever since Frederick Winslow Taylor did his time studies at Midvale Steel, business owners and managers have been looking for ways to boost productivity. Until recently, however, they might not have thought of using remote workers. That's a shame because there are at least five ways that remote workers increase efficiency.   It Lets Employees […]

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remote work diversity

How Embracing Remote Work Makes Companies More Diverse

Do you want a bigger rate of women candidates applying to work at your company? The solution might be to embrace remote work – especially if you are in the technology industry. The full range of benefits from recruiting for remote positions goes beyond women. Remote jobs help embrace variety. Hiring for remote positions allows […]

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Digital Nomads

Understanding Digital Nomads – And What They Can Do For Your Team

Advancements in technology drive constant change, and they do it fast. This trend leaves more and more leeway for work flexibility. People's lifestyle, goals, and outlook are no longer the same. The center of the work/life balance shifts towards more independence. Job arrangements demand less physical presence and accommodate some degree of freedom. Remote work […]

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