Tag Archives: remote working

Hiring A Digital Nomad: Benefits And Challenges

Hiring A Digital Nomad: Benefits And Challenges

How is a remote worker different from digital nomad? Or it is just a trendier way of saying the same thing? In this article, digital nomad Andy Stofferis explains the pros and cons of working with digital nomads and how to make long-distance collaboration work.

March 31, 2021

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Remote Work Isn’t Going Anywhere: Adapt Or Get Left Behind | Brie Reynolds

Brie Reynolds from FlexJobs chats about remote work best practices–from hiring to onboarding–how remote work has evolved over the past 14 years, and what skills are needed to thrive in remote jobs.

March 26, 2021

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The 30% Approach: How To Switch Your Workforce From Remote To Hybrid

One workplace operator recommends following the “30% rule” as companies start bringing workers back to the office. Surveying employees every 30 days, bringing in 30% of people, and waiting for 30% of staff to be vaccinated are just some of its suggested rules.

March 22, 2021

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Welcome To The Distributed Age: How To Make Remote Work, Work

In his new book, author John O’Duinn provides guidance on how to successfully transition from the Information Age to the Distributed Age. The ultimate takeaway is to be hyper focused on organization and operations, and take relentless baby steps.

February 8, 2021

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Future Of Work: Hybrid Work Models Could Help Businesses Save $500B A Year

A new report highlights the business benefits of flexible and remote work, which includes billions of dollars in cost savings. This comes from five key areas: improved productivity, real estate cost savings, reduced absenteeism, better business continuity, and reduced staff turnover.

February 5, 2021

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How Governments Are Competing For Remote Workers

As a result of the ongoing pandemic, there is a growing segment of location-independent remote workers who are relocating. From Barbados to the Canary Islands, here’s what governments around the world are doing to attract these remote workers.

January 19, 2021

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Is A Traditional Bank Pointing The Way To A Flexible Future?

Standard Chartered recently announced an agreement with IWG to allow the bank’s 95,000 staff the freedom to work from any of IWG’s 3,500 worldwide locations. Jonathan Price explores the magnitude of this deal, and whether it could be a harbinger of great things to come for the flexible space industry.

January 18, 2021

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Ever Wanted To Scrap Meetings? Here’s Your Chance

Constant meetings during the work day can negatively impact productivity and morale, especially when trying to work on hard problems or big projects. Scheduling a ‘no-meeting day’ one day per week can help solve this.

January 11, 2021

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5 Tech Fixes For Common Work-From-Home Problems

Since remote work is the new normal, it’s time for businesses to adapt, and there’s a variety of technology solutions to help. Here are 5 of the most common remote team problems and how to put them right.

January 5, 2021

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Brighten Your Workspace With The Pantone Color Of 2021

The Pantone 2021 color combination is “practical and rock solid but at the same time warming and optimistic,” and can be used throughout your office or home workspace to keep it looking fresh and on trend, without a complete design overhaul.

December 29, 2020

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2020: (What A) Year in Tech

Technology was, arguably, the only winner from the mess that was 2020. Allwork.Space’s tech writer, Gemma Church, sums up the 5 biggest tech takeaways from coworking and flexible space in 2020.

December 28, 2020

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Future Of Work: Is ‘Snooping Software’ Our Next Normal?

Trust is the foundation on which the hybrid work experience will be built. But surveillance tech for remote employees, such as Microsoft’s new Productivity Score, could create a culture of mistrust. Tech writer Gemma Church explores whether ‘snooping’ software is a disaster in the making.

December 18, 2020

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How To Throw A Half-Decent Christmas Party On Zoom

If you can’t get together this Christmas, you can still get online. There are a number of activities you can do to get in the festive spirit. Here are 8 of them, ranging from cocktail making to charity donations.

December 14, 2020

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Future Of Work: Workplace Compliance And Remote Work

Remote work is firmly established as the norm. But many employers are not ready to deal with the legal implications of switching to an all-remote or hybrid model. In this Q&A, Carlos Escutia of GroWrk discusses WFH compliance and why flexibility over the location of their work — be it home, a satellite office or a coworking space — is essential in our new normal.

December 11, 2020

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Running Remote: How Diversity, Inclusion And Empathy Guides Distributed Workforces

The last Running Remote event of 2020 focused on leading with empathy, and how a distributed workforce provides equal opportunities for everyone. Now that workers are no longer hindered by their geographical location, companies are able to open the door to a more inclusive workplace.

December 7, 2020

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