The definitive Remote Work guide (2021)

Whether you’re brand new to remote work or want to learn how to build a remote team, this is your definitive guide for everything remote work.

What is Remote Work?

Did you know remote workers average 1.4 more days of work each month than non-remote workers? And businesses that offer remote work save more than $11,000 a year, while employees save more than $4,000?

Put simply, remote work is a type of work that allows professionals to work outside the office—whether that’s in a cafe, co-working space, or—you guessed it—at home. And with remote work here to stay, here are the resources you need to work smartly and efficiently.

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How Do YOU Remote Work?

What’s your remote work style? Are you a hardcore introvert? Or do you like a little conversation during your long hours of isolation?

Take this quiz to get curated tips to help you work smarter depending on your personality.

The 15 Best Team Communication Tools For Businesses

Working remotely requires a totally different approach. Mostly because we have to rely on more tools. Tools for communication, tools for collaboration, tools for teams.

12 Reliable Tips for Managing Remote Employees [2021]

I’ve been working with remote teams and hosting virtual training sessions for 15 years. Here are my top 12 insider strategies for managing remote employees.

20 Scientific Tips to Beat Zoom Fatigue, According to Your Personality

Do you want to combat (and prevent) Zoom fatigue? I’ve been hosting Zoom calls ever since they came out in 2013. Here are my top tips to increase your video call stamina.

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10 Guaranteed Tips to Become an Online Networking Pro

As a recovering awkward person, online networking is a great way to form strong social and business connections. Today I’ll share with you exactly how to use the internet to your advantage.

12 Tips to Give an Amazing Online Presentation

Whether you’re new to giving online presentations or a seasoned veteran, here are some tips that will launch your next presentation into the stratosphere!

How to Build a Strong Virtual Team in 7 Steps

Are you in a virtual team and want to make it work? Here are my favorite virtual team communication strategies you can use both at home and the office!

35 Fun Meeting Icebreakers to Warm Up Any Meeting

When people hear “meeting icebreaker,” they think of ”bonding exercises.” In this post I share 15 meeting icebreakers that are anti-boring and easy.

All Alone? Here Are 10 Tips to Deal With Your Loneliness and Depression

Knowing how to deal with loneliness is one of the hardest parts of being human. But you are not alone. This is the article I wish I had when I was lonely.

16 Amazing Tips to Look Good on Zoom and Have Better Videos

Are you looking to ace your next video call and avoid feeling anxious and awkward? Check out these 15 tips to make your next video call amazing!

How to Work from Home Successfully in 7 Steps

Working from home can be amazing, productive, and fulfilling…it can also be crazy-making, full of distractions, and challenging. Are you already working at home? Or maybe with the spread of infection, cold & flu season, and just the lengthening nature of commutes, you are considering working at home right now. Well then, congratulations! Science hasContinue reading “How to Work from Home Successfully in 7 Steps”

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