Remotely

9 of the most challenging things about working remotely, according to people who do it

And the distractions get even worse if you’re not good at following a strict schedule. Westend61/Getty In a non-remote work setting, there is likely structure in place, from set office hours to set break and lunch times. But when working remotely, these may not exist.  Brett Downes, a specialist in search engine optimization and social …

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7 Reasons to Allow Your Employees to Work Remotely

A hot topic among company executives has been remote work. Should employees be allowed to work from home or other places around the globe? If so, how frequently? How will they log hours, and how will their output be measured? Like most things, the answer depends. It depends on your company, the goals, organizational structure …

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How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Work Remotely

Millions of professionals around the world work remotely – from home offices, cafes, coworker spaces and lakeside cabins. Some criss-cross the globe in clapped out Combi Vans, stopping at exciting destinations to knock out their work along the way. Others like to stay in one spot, like my friend Laura, who runs a substantial operation …

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9 Things to Consider When Debating Whether to Hire Locally or Remotely

When hiring, there are a lot of things to consider when preparing the job posting. One of them is whether you need someone close on hand, or if you have the option of broadening your search to find unique skill sets. To find out more about where you should focus your job search — local …

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