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Remote Work

5 Steps to Pitching A Remote Program at Your Work

You want the benefits of remote work but your company doesn’t have a remote work policy. It’s up to you to champion a remote work program.

Remote Work

How To Manage Virtual Teams

Try out these smart leadership strategies to motivate, empower, and connect your virtual team to the work at hand—and to each other.

Remote Work

How to Build Team Culture When Your Employees Work From Home

While a remote strategy will certainly change your team culture, that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Build a strong remote team with these tips.

Remote Work

Remote Work Is Changing the Way Our Homes Look

With the inception of the personal computer, technology changed how we work. Now, the rise of the home office is begining to change how we live.

Remote Work

How to Leave Work at Work When You Work From Home

Flexible work boundaries often turn into ‘work without boundaries.’ To avoid burnout, learn how to leave work at work, even if you work from home.

Modern Work

How to Start a Book Club with Coworkers

Need a low-investment, high-return way of fostering a work community, bridging cultural gaps, and improving motivation at work? Try a book club.

Remote Work

Working from Home with Kids: What Works and What Doesn’t

We’ve compiled a list of what works when you work from home with kids, courtesy of 12 people that have tried everything—from splitting their screen between work email and YouTube cartoons to making an egg timer their best friend.

Remote Work

How to Avoid Common Remote Work Pitfalls

To fully embrace your new remote life, check out the ways our 100%-remote team avoids the most common remote work pitfalls.

Freelance

“Just One More Change” And Other Client Requests: Comic Artist Nadine Redlich Takes On The Dreaded Change Request

We’ve all heard it. Perhaps you’ve even said it. It’s a dreaded phrase passed down through the ages from client to freelancer. And it just won’t seem to go away. Every time a client, art director or micromanaging boss requests ‘just one more change,’ an adobe program crashes, or so we’ve heard.

Work / Life

How to Successfully Navigate Power Dynamics at Work

Power dynamics are the unwritten rules for how we communicate and interact with each other. Here’s what you need to know—and how to navigate them in the workplace.

Freelance

Have Trouble Planning? Book a Meeting With Yourself and Conduct a Freelancer Review

Measuring success by your bank balance may feel right, but what happens when you hit a rough patch? The freelancer review can help you plan for the inevitable ups and downs.

Modern Work

7 Tips to Become Better at Public Speaking at Work

Most of us absolutely hate public speaking. We’d rather zip ourselves into a sleeping bag filled with hornets than have to get up in front of a room full of people and deliver a presentation.