In the words of Alice Cooper, “school’s out for summer” and that means a few things: a welcome break from routine and making packed lunches, but an unwelcome chorus of “I’m bored” echoing around the house every five minutes. 373 more words
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Many organizations are skeptical of hiring employees who will work remotely. They think in-house personnel collaborate better with coworkers and are easier to manage. But there are benefits to having remote employees: Organizations can access larger candidate pools, managers can create diverse teams, and employees can choose their ideal working locations. 137 more words
So you’ve found a publication/company that you want to pitch, awesome! During my first few months, I blindly sent out thousands (yes, thousands) of emails to an assortment of magazines and companies, only to receive a handful of replies. 324 more words
Struggling with the practicalities of managing remote and distributed teams? Listen to our interview with a company founder who is making it work.
Flexible Boss editor Heather Greig-Smith interviews Chris Mair, one of the founding partners of technology company DADI+ which is run on an entirely remote basis. 46 more words