Liz Kislik October 1, 2020 Last week, a client remarked, “You know, this may not be over till next summer.” He told me he’d installed a new door to his home office nook because his constant video meetings were disruptive to his kids’ remote school programs. This permanent change was necessary for him and his … Continue reading How to Help Employees Still Struggling with Remote Work
Barasha Medhi September 30, 2020 Work from home has resulted in the majority of the workforce succumbing to the mental stress, pressure of adapting, isolation, and to deal with the insecurity of possibly losing their jobs. Couple with the abrupt shift to the new work arrangements, remote employees are truly facing a lot of challenges … Continue reading 5 Ways to Increase Efficiency in Remote Workers
Gary Schirr September 1, 2020 Last week on this blog I posted a video of a panel discussion on remote working. As a part of the panel, I conducted a survey of attendees and LinkedIn followers that showed favorable experience with remote work during the pandemic. Sixty-five percent of respondents to the survey felt that … Continue reading The Dark Side of Remote Work – Do They Really Need YOU?
Complete Guide to Remote Work Success Joe Martin / 01 Sep 2020 The COVID-19 world has hastened remote work for many businesses and people. The shift pushed some companies into work-from-home support that would have otherwise never strayed from the office. That’s led to frustration, confusion, and a multitude of tests and suggestions for how … Continue reading Complete Guide to Remote Work Success
Vinod Janapala August 19, 2020 Have you heard of remote work? Or Work From Home? I bet your ears are buzzing with talks & discussions around remote work ever since COVID-19 took over. Remote Work was always there but it wasn’t practised as aggressively as it is now. There were digital nomads for sure who … Continue reading 7 of the Biggest Misconceptions About Remote Work
Jonathan Fries August 13, 2020 The new normal of remote work is here. While the option to work from home was available at many organizations before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, this way of working has become a forced reality in certain industries. Lockdown restrictions are starting to ease up, but many companies are still enforcing … Continue reading Impact of Remote Work on DevOps and Development
Katy French August 6, 2020 According to Stanford economist Nicholas Bloom, 42% of the U.S. labor force is now working remotely. This trend has been on the rise for the last decade, but in the wake of the pandemic, many companies have had to scramble to convert to a remote workforce—to varying degrees of success. … Continue reading How to Create an Awesome Remote Culture (15 Ideas to Start)
Dave Wallen July 31, 2020 Telecommuting was once a rarity, now a necessity. The spread of COVID-19 has forced traditional brick-and-mortar businesses to move to a telecommuting structure in order to maintain business continuity. Although working from home is not a new concept, for many teams and companies it’s a first-time experience. Unfortunately, there’s no … Continue reading A Guide to Telecommuting: Adjusting to the New Era of Remote Working
Arik Hanson June 26, 2020 Read yet another media story on working remotely and how it will change work forever once the pandemic is over. This one, from Bloomberg, actually took the opposite stance and talked about how the future of work is in the office. But, all these media reports and articles are ignoring … Continue reading Why Aren’t We Talking More About Expectations and the Current Remote Working Situation?
Jason McCann June 24, 2020 Six weeks ago may as well have been six years ago. It’ll certainly feel that way once we’re all allowed to go back to work in a physical office. Will trees have sprouted from the tile floors? Cubicle walls lined with vines? It stands to reason that office work may … Continue reading How to Overcome the Pandemic-Era Challenges of Remote Work