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The shift to remote work carries an inherent risk - Financial Times - Nov 23

Remote Work: The Biggest Legacy Of Covid-19 - Forbes

Remote Work: The Biggest Legacy Of Covid-19 - Forbes - Nov 23

Pre-pandemic, roughly five percent of full-time employees with office jobs worked primarily from home. That figure is likely to settle at 20-30 percent in the new normal, with variation across occupations and industries.

Friday app, a remote work tool, raises $2.1 million led by Bessemer - TechCrunch

Friday app, a remote work tool, raises $2.1 million led by Bessemer - TechCrunch - Nov 23

Friday, an app looking to make remote work more efficient, has announced the close of a $2.1 million seed round led by Bessemer Venture Partners. Active Capital, Underscore, El Cap Holdings, TLC Collective and New York Venture Partners also participated in the round, among others. Founded by Luke T…

Looking for a job? This university shared its database with thousands of remote job openings - CNN

Looking for a job? This university shared its database with thousands of remote job openings - CNN - Nov 22

California State University, East Bay published a public database of remote job vacancies across the country to help people struggling to find employment due to the pandemic.

What Canada’s top CEOs think about remote work - The Conversation CA

What Canada’s top CEOs think about remote work - The Conversation CA - Nov 23

Research and surveys show that many Canadian employees want to continue to work from home, at least sometimes, following the pandemic. But what do CEOs think?

Tech workers universally want long-term remote working - TechHQ

Tech workers universally want long-term remote working - TechHQ - Nov 23

The majority of tech workers are hoping for permanent, post-pandemic remote working. While some tech workers will welcome the flexibility and lack of

Remote Work Could Most Help Black Renters Trying to Buy Homes - PRNewswire

Remote Work Could Most Help Black Renters Trying to Buy Homes - PRNewswire - Nov 23

/PRNewswire/ -- The rapid rise in pandemic-driven telework could make first-time homeownership most broadly accessible to black renters compared to other...

Shadow IT: Addressing the Risks in Remote Work Environments - Security Intelligence

Shadow IT: Addressing the Risks in Remote Work Environments - Security Intelligence - Nov 23

Shadow IT can be a blind spot for the IT department, especially with many employees working at home. Learn how to spot and address it in this overview.

GPH Implores Businesses to Shift to Remote Work - Geauga Maple Leaf

GPH Implores Businesses to Shift to Remote Work - Geauga Maple Leaf - Nov 23

State Rep. Diane Grendell’s (R-Chester Township) testimony before the Senate Government Oversight Committee came during a week when Geauga Public Health Commissioner Tom Quade said COVID-19 cases are coming in at a rate 10 times the previous rate.

Keeping pace with evolving business needs in the remote work era - TechRadar

Keeping pace with evolving business needs in the remote work era - TechRadar - Nov 23

Businesses need to adapt their strategies and infrastructure to manage a distributed workforce

Remote Work Will Escalate Opportunities For Cybercriminals: Survey - Entrepreneur

Remote Work Will Escalate Opportunities For Cybercriminals: Survey - Entrepreneur - Nov 23

According to Juniper Networks, 73 per cent of the participants said their organization’s network and security has sometimes struggled in terms of the added business demands

A "Remote Work Tax" - Who Should Pay It? - Nasdaq - Nov 23

68% of employees who shifted to remote work due to Covid-19 work weekends: Robert Half poll - Staffing Industry Analysts - Nov 23

VDI improvements ensure business continuity in the age of remote work - Security Magazine

VDI improvements ensure business continuity in the age of remote work - Security Magazine - Nov 23

Working at home poses many challenges. One smart solution for enterprises that continues to help maintain business continuity is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). It enables IT organizations to deliver a corporate endpoint experience on relatively inexpensive hardware while maintaining strict IT standards that will provide benefits well into the future. 

Facebook is adding a new director of remote work - Fast Company

Facebook is adding a new director of remote work - Fast Company - Nov 16

As many embrace working from home, companies like Facebook are looking to hire a remote work leader.

On-site vs. remote work for IT teams: 5 execs share their approaches - Becker's Hospital Review

On-site vs. remote work for IT teams: 5 execs share their approaches - Becker's Hospital Review - Nov 23

California State University shared its database with thousands of remote job openings | - University Business

California State University shared its database with thousands of remote job openings | - University Business - Nov 23

California State University, East Bay published a public database of remote job vacancies across the country to help people struggling to find employment due to the pandemic.

Bay Area planners: Less remote work, more green commutes - The Mercury News - Nov 20

Virtual HQs race to win over a remote-work-fatigued market - TechCrunch

Virtual HQs race to win over a remote-work-fatigued market - TechCrunch - Nov 18

In retrospect, 2019 feels like the working world’s last dance with spontaneity. The pre-pandemic past is rife with conferences, running into co-workers and post-work happy hours. Now, as companies such as Microsoft and Twitter declare remote work as the future, the very existence of physical office…

Post-COVID, remote work won't be the norm in India and China - Fast Company

Post-COVID, remote work won't be the norm in India and China - Fast Company - Nov 24

A new report from McKinsey reveals how COVID-19 has transformed work forever—and how it differs, depending on what country you live in.

Reddit

Dundee United: One of the youngest members of Tannadice backroom team revealed as 17-year-old working remotely from India - Nov 11

I hand curated 1,700+ remote jobs letting you work from home, based on 2,500+ remote companies hiring today.

I hand curated 1,700+ remote jobs letting you work from home, based on 2,500+ remote companies hiring today. - Nov 13

Soon to graduate with UK degree in computer engineering, really want to get remote software job in USA East Coast working from the UK. Is there any distinct advantage that someone in a +5hr time zone has? Or can anyone offer any general advice? - Nov 15

Struggling with first grad job and working remotely - Oct 28

Harley Finkelstein, Shopify President here, saw the post about Work-From-Home and how it affects Canadian jobs and wanted to clarify my thoughts! - Nov 13

Advice on working a US remote job from Mexico - Oct 27

[Rodrigue] The Rams tonight announced that a player tested positive for COVID-19. That player entered immediate self-quarantine, and the team will enter intensive protocol. Football activities will take place remotely on Wednesday and staff will work from home. Rams are working with NFL. - Nov 18

remote team building activities - does anyone not hate them? - Nov 21

What are the best skills/jobs I can learn to work remotely? - Nov 13

How to manage team schedules across timezones + deal with 'flexible' remote work culture. - Nov 10

Polish job contract and remote work in Canary Islands - taxation and social security - Oct 30

People who liked their job/trade/profession but now hate it due to toxic work culture etc, tell me your stories. This includes work-from-home people because we know remote companies are getting away with murder given that the office is at home. Tell me your horror stories. - Nov 18

Working in remote as secondary job to make a bit of extra cash. - Nov 16

Which agencies are going to full telework and/or are likely to let you use your home as your duty station? Or are letting people work the jobs they get in a remote office? - Nov 12

Anyone know of any part time/full time remote jobs? (Work from home). I’m a full time student and also have a full time retail job and it is just too much stress for me - Nov 10

Hand curated 1,700+ remote jobs letting you work from home, based on 2,500+ remote companies hiring today. - Nov 14

Remote work team activities? - Nov 22

If, as an Emirati, I work a remote job and move out of the country, does that damage my job prospects upon returning back home? - Nov 1

Do you have tips for Working Remotely with a Team? - Nov 22

With remote jobs on the rise due to covid-19, I created a free list of remote jobs across Hubspot, Reddit, Zapier and 2750+ top remotists companies hiring currently. - Nov 5

Hacker News

"Equal pay for equal work" in remote jobs

"Equal pay for equal work" in remote jobs | 590 comments - Nov 18

Tough questions to ask your remote employer who gives you Cost Of Living based compensation and some thoughts on how remote compensation will work in the future

Show HN: HerJobs-Diversify remote teams with female talent from emerging country | 28 comments - Nov 20

Small Cities Are a Big Draw for Remote Workers During the Pandemic

Small Cities Are a Big Draw for Remote Workers During the Pandemic | 5 comments - Nov 16

Employees' ability to work from home could transform small metro areas and change where Americans choose to live.

Show HN: I built a website that collects remote jobs from the internet | 0 comments - Nov 14

Ask HN: Leaving a secure job for a remote contract position | 6 comments - Nov 13

President of Shopify comments on Reddit on how remote work impacts Canadian jobs

President of Shopify comments on Reddit on how remote work impacts Canadian jobs | 0 comments - Nov 14

Hi r/PersonalFinanceCanada! This morning I saw the post on this sub about working from home and how it affects Canadian jobs,...

Show HN: Hire, pay, and give great benefits to your remote team

Show HN: Hire, pay, and give great benefits to your remote team | 2 comments - Nov 18

Oyster makes it easy to hire, pay, and give great benefits to your globally-distributed team.

The guide to making remote work work

The guide to making remote work work | 2 comments - Nov 16

Marco Otte-Witte shares insights gained in many years of successfully operating simplabs as a fully remote company.

Virtual HQs race to win over a remote-work-fatigued market

Virtual HQs race to win over a remote-work-fatigued market | 0 comments - Nov 18

In retrospect, 2019 feels like the working world’s last dance with spontaneity. The pre-pandemic past is rife with conferences, running into co-workers and post-work happy hours. Now, as companies such as Microsoft and Twitter declare remote work as the future, the very existence of physical office…

Launch HN: Remoteworkly (Not YC Yet) – Async Video Meetings for Remote Teams | 1 comments - Nov 11

Show HN: TeleRetro 1.0 – A fresh retrospective tool for remote teams

Show HN: TeleRetro 1.0 – A fresh retrospective tool for remote teams | 0 comments - Nov 17

TeleRetro brings best-in-class design to online agile retrospectives to help your business achieve real change. It's simple to use and free to try.

Remote work has built – rather than broken – trust among colleagues. Here’s how

Remote work has built – rather than broken – trust among colleagues. Here’s how | 0 comments - Nov 13

Remote work has enabled us to have a new-found appreciation for the acquisition of skills and allowed us to witness manifestations of our shared values in a more transparent way.

The guide on 1-on-1 meetings for remote teams

The guide on 1-on-1 meetings for remote teams | 0 comments - Nov 21

Regular 1-on-1 (often also written 1:1) meetings are an important satisfaction factor for remote teams. For managers and companies, it's amazing to stay in the loop and resolve friction quickly. For employees, it's a rare chance to voice opinions and difficulties.

Show HN: Patio – Remote Team-Party Platform in Time for Virtual Holiday Parties | 0 comments - Nov 19

How can governments and countries profit from remote work relocation wave?

How can governments and countries profit from remote work relocation wave? | 0 comments - Nov 19

This is the third part of my thesis on the next decade of remote work and how it'll transform society. Read the previous part here. Last we discussed what we can learn from digital nomads who have been location independent for the last decade and where the new location independent

Curated Remote Jobs for Designers

Curated Remote Jobs for Designers | 0 comments - Nov 17

Best daily curated remote design jobs.

Remote work is our once-in-a-generation chance to rebalance the economy

Remote work is our once-in-a-generation chance to rebalance the economy | 0 comments - Nov 18

Community to discuss, learn and grow remote work.

Remote Work: 5 Tips for Finding the Best Remote Jobs

Remote Work: 5 Tips for Finding the Best Remote Jobs | 0 comments - Nov 11

The pandemic has caused an enormous shift in the way the world works. Companies had to adapt, and we see that remote working has become a reality for many employees.

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