Last month I started a survey for people who moved to remote work due to Coronavirus. Coronavirus pushes companies to implement remote work as their states went into lockdown effects. Those of us in the remote work community cheered (not for Coronavirus or lockdowns) for the new ranks of workers who we hoped would make […]
Hello World Wide Web, I need your help! I’m conducting a survey of people who are working remotely because of Coronavirus. Companies like Google, Apple, Amazon, and Procter & Gamble have all issued mandates for their employees to work remotely because of Coronavirus. The hope is that working remotely will prevent any spread of the […]
Originally published in 2015. This article has been updated with stats from 2019.
I woke up today feeling like it was Christmas morning. There was a HTC Vive in the guest room! Hopefully, Everest VR had completed downloading. It was one of the promo games that came with the Vive. I downloaded Richie’s Plank Experience the previous night too but hadn’t had a chance to play it yet. I was also excited […]
This past week I had the opportunity to fly out to Seattle to meet up with some of my team for work on Doghead Simulations. It was a really great week. While the main perk of working in a distributed company is getting to work from home, the other is that you get to travel […]
When working on a remote, virtual team it is important to have clear, transparent communication. Understanding communication styles is key to working virtual teams.