Why Ireland May Be The Best Remote Work Destination
Remote work has become its own entity as it moves away from a necessary arrangement in the midst of a pandemic, to a mainstay in how we work and live.
Now, workers are more distributed than ever before as people travel while working, or even move to new time zones. But is there a place that offers the most ideal time zone?
The islands of Great Britain and Ireland, which are five hours later than Eastern Standard Time, may just be that.
Depending on a person’s work schedule preferences, working in this region means having more calm mornings and working later in the day. If you despise early morning meetings, this may be the best pick.
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For instance, a 4 p.m. EST meeting would be at 9 p.m. in this area. While working alongside West Coast time can be trickier if working in the British time zone, so long as no meetings are held after 2 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, days can still be manageable.
Adopting this schedule allows professionals to have free mornings to either catch up on emails, or get a healthy start to the day without being swamped by messages from team members on the East Coast.
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