Working Remotely

Business Apps for Remote Workers

Useful Business Apps for Remote Workers

Embracing a remote workforce has many advantages from both employer and employee perspectives. Employers can take advantage of a more extensive talent pool, as well as reap the benefits of increased productivity evidenced in remote work. Remote workers also enjoy a better work life balance with less stress and higher job satisfaction rates. Remote work is also becoming much more common due to the powerful tools available on the market… Read More »Useful Business Apps for Remote Workers
Sexism in the Workplace — The Issues, The Facts, and How It’s More Than #MeToo

Sexism in the Workplace — The Issues, The Facts, and How It’s More Than #MeToo

The longstanding issue of sexism in the workplace is still prevalent despite the year being 2018. While these discussions can be emotional for many, we’re focusing on the data and the facts of the state of women in corporate America. There are things you can do to put a stop to sexism in the workplace, whether you’re a victim or a witness, so we’ll cover those too. Bottom line: the facts… Read More »Sexism in the Workplace — The Issues, The Facts, and How It’s More Than #MeToo
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How to Deal with Stress at Work | 7 Tips That Work

No matter the role, everyone that’s had a job has experienced some sort of work-related stress. Whether it’s pressure for sales, pleasing a client, or increasing leads, we’ve all been there. Some of that stress is normal, and even helpful in remaining focused and energetic. But when short-term stress turns long-term, it takes a toll on your body and mental health. This could have a huge effect on the ability… Read More »How to Deal with Stress at Work | 7 Tips That Work
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One Year Working Remotely: What I’ve Learned

A lot of people don’t view working remotely as a “real job.” When you say you work from home, a lot of people immediately assume you’re an independent freelancer. Some people can’t understand the concept that you don’t go into an office every day. You find yourself having the same conversation over and over again: Yes, you work from home every single day of the week and there is no… Read More »One Year Working Remotely: What I’ve Learned
5 Tips to Stay Focused at Work During the Holidays

5 Tips to Stay Focused at Work During the Holidays

  The winter holidays are a magical time of year. Stores and offices are decorated with snowflakes and wreaths…there are always cookies and sweets to be shared. People are extra nice to each other just for the sake of the season. Family and friends come together to share in the joy of another year. At night, houses are lit up with strings of lights and the world transforms into a… Read More »5 Tips to Stay Focused at Work During the Holidays
connecting with customers digitally

Connecting with Customers Digitally

As dispersed companies grow and evolve, connecting with customers digitally becomes both easier and harder. Theoretically, we never have to miss a message because we receive notifications on our phones, laptops, and tablets. But we also use several different email accounts and communication platforms, which can become confusing and hard to track. Communication can also be more strenuous when face-to-face contact isn’t possible. It is difficult to gauge interest or… Read More »Connecting with Customers Digitally
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Work-From-Home Best Practices to Organize Your Day

Why you need work-from-home best practices We all know the remote employee stereotype. I’m sure you just conjured up an image of someone in their pajamas eating cheese doodles with a laptop nearby. But that’s not reality. What is reality, is working from home often means you work harder than your in-office companions. Remote employees tend to work longer hours, and are generally more committed to their work since they… Read More »Work-From-Home Best Practices to Organize Your Day