Step-by-Step Guide for Organizing an Epic Company Meetup
We are a fully remote company of 80 people working from 30 different countries. We love our remote set up, and most of us can not imagine going back to an office job. Yet, one of the downsides of the remote work is you can find yourself being lonely and feel isolated if you don’t spend face-to-face time with your colleagues. This is one of the reasons we organize team meetups throughout the year
Why Remote Work Fails and How to Fix It
Remote work can be a classic illustration of “expectations vs. reality.” Knowing its pitfalls and benefits can help you see if you’re suited to remote work.
How I Survived the Transition From Developer to Manager
I never considered becoming a manager. When fantasizing about the future, I’d think of working as a programmer until I had enough money to switch to something different
How to Resist the FOMO as a Digital Nomad
FOMO is a real thing. Although its effects vary from person to person, it’s especially strong with me. Why is that, you might ask? Well, for the past year I’ve been making the most of working remotely by living in different places around the world. This has been incredibly rewarding but has made balancing fun
My Failures in Managing a Remote Team (And How to Avoid Them)
It has been exactly four years since I joined the truly awesome team at Toggl. Coincidentally, that was also the time when Toggl switched from a traditional office to remote working.
Where We Work: Our Remote Staff Shares Their Workspaces
Toggl is a fully remote company with employees all over the world. This setup allows us to build an amazing, dynamic, global team. However, working remotely can be a lonely endeavor. That’s why we decided to share our workspaces with each other (and you!) It can be hard to create a culture in a workplace without
How to Find Work From Home Jobs in 2018
Today, it seems like almost everyone is on the lookout for work from home jobs that give them the flexibility to build their work around their lives—and not the other way around.
5 Things People Don’t Tell You About Working Remotely
If you’ve read about remote work, you likely know the stream of amazing promises advocates make. If only you could work remotely–you’d have no more awful commutes, you’d be a productivity wizard, your hair would be shinier…
How to Manage Remote Teams – Single Grain Case Study
For countless startups, agencies and even established businesses, hiring remote workers remains a tantalizing idea. Yet the prospect of managing a remote team can deter even the most determined of entrepreneurs.
Slack For Remote Teams. The 5 Slack Integrations To Spice Up Your Team Communication
If there’s one thing a remote team needs in order to function well, thats’s coffee. You were expecting me to say communication, right? Well, that’s the third thing. The second thing is mechanical keyboards. (have you tried those things? They are flipping amazing.) Joke aside, effective communication is something that all teams should strive for.
3 Things to Consider When Traveling and Working Remotely
If you love traveling, being a digital nomad may sound incredibly appealing. Getting paid while trekking around the world, what could be better?
The Toggl Track Guide to Establishing a Successful Remote Culture
Our friends from Toggl Track have released an awesome guide to establishing a successful remote culture. This well-written guide answers some questions like how to build a remote team, how to lead a remote team or why build one in the first place. 10 awesome companies like Invision, GitLab, Zapier and yours truly, Toggl Plan,