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One Year at Automattic

Today marks one year on since I officially started working at Automattic, and it’s something of a tradition for Automatticians (or a12s as we affectionately refer to each other) to write up an anniversary post. 1,190 more words

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Seven attributes for remote working success

Successful remote workers have seven key attributes that can be learnt and developed, an occupational psychologist has said.

In a webinar on effective mobile working… 215 more words

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Home-Working in the 21st Century

Well, given the ever evolving technology, working from home has in many ways never been easier. We have computers, telephones, broadband, we can share screens, watch and participate in video conferences, webex meetings, teleconferences with many participants. 755 more words

CouchCommerce Mallorca Winter Escape 2014

A few months ago we planned our offsite for this year. The main goal was to get away once the rain, clouds and low temperatures arrive in Hannover and then work in a sunny environment. 654 more words
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Benefits of Virtual Worlds

I would like to endorse and develop Olga Valsileva’s blog on the benefits of virtual worlds. Most of us are familiar with the negative aspects of anonymity where people unleashed from peer pressure can give free rein to  vindictive impulses. 959 more words

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Small business flex competition launched

Flexible recruitment expert Timewise has launched a search for the UK’s most flexible small business.

In partnership with PwC, the Department for Business Innovation & Skills’ Business is Great campaign and the Department for Work & Pensions, the competition aims to highlight part-time and remote working in SMEs with between two and 249 employees. 294 more words

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Why are some people scared of remote working?

I have read a few articles about remote working recently, both for and against it.  I personally believe it is the way of the future and I fully support this as someone who understands that Talent is everywhere but sometimes it can not be “based” in a building in a certain city in a certain country.   497 more words

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