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Remote Working Statistics 2020: 15 Exciting Trends

Remote work, virtual work, telecommuting — whatever you call it, nearly everyone can agree that remote work is changing the global workplace. Millions of workers now crave and demand flexible work options. And companies are heeding the call, with many …

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How to Become a Virtual Assistant & Make Money From Home

If you’re an organized person with a knack for time management, working as a virtual assistant could be an excellent way to work online and make money from home. But first you need to learn how to become a virtual assistant and get paid for your efforts. Fortunately …

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How to Set Up a VPN: A Beginner’s Guide

What is a VPN, and how do I get one? This question is common among remote workers who are looking for an extra layer of internet security or are working out of the country for the first time. Unless you’re required by work to use a VPN, you might have heard this mysterious acronym but …

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Should You Hire Remote Workers? 5 Reasons the Answer Is Yes

Should you hire remote workers? For an increasing number of startups and established companies, the answer to this question is a resounding yes. As times have changed, so has our concept of work environments. Over the past few years, more and more companies are …

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7 Best Ways to Build Trust in Virtual Teams

It’s no secret that remote arrangements are a growing workplace phenomenon. With nearly four million Americans working from home at least half of the time, this trend has had a massive impact on businesses across the world. While working remotely allows you to build teams with …

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7 Coworking Space Benefits You’ll Love as a Remote Worker

Working remotely doesn’t always mean working from home. In fact, 8% of remote workers work from coworking spaces, according to Buffer’s State of Remote Work 2019 report, and that number is likely to grow as remote work arrangements become more popular …

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8 Big Challenges of Working Remotely — And How to Overcome Them

When you make the switch to working remotely, you’ll probably feel elated about never having  to commute to an office or have a supervisor breathe down your neck again. But once that initial excitement wears off, you’ll realize remote work has its own challenges …

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7 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy as a Remote Worker

If you work remotely, chances are you spend a lot of time behind a computer screen. And while this setup can be ideal for achieving work-life balance, it’s not always the best for your physical health. Fortunately, working from home means you have the power to …