LucidMeetings Interview

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As a remote worker, I am always on the lookout for products that make connecting with people in different locations than where I am as easy as possible. Lucid Meetings is one of those awesome products that I think is a great asset for anyone that telecommutes or needs to reach out to people outside their office, for example, and … Read More

Teleworking: What does age and gender have to do with anything?

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When I think about who best would fit the teleworker role, I, like many, might guess it’s those who are the most experienced and need little direction, or moms with never-ending obligations at work and home. But, we would be wrong; neither one’s tenure nor family structure dominate the remote work world. This begs the question: What drives the teleworker … Read More

Pictures worth way more than 1000 Words: Jaw-dropping Remote Work Locations

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You’ve probably heard it before: telecommuting is pretty much awesome sauce because of, well, everything about it. No time wasted chatting up colleagues around the respective water cooler or over sub sandwiches during lunch. No time wasted on a (sometimes hours-long) commute. No lag time between punching out for the day and hanging out with you loved ones. Yep – … Read More

Zapier Interview

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Imagine…a world where apps magically talked to one another, giving you superhuman abilities to get things done efficiently. Sounds pretty awesome, right? The folks at Zapier thought it was high time that we stopped imagining such things, so they made them a reality. Anyone, anywhere now has access to technology and workflow that were once only available to people with serious programming … Read More

A Look At What Makes Buffer So Incredibly Awesome

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Have you heard of Buffer? I’m assuming that – like the thousands of people that use their service every day – you have heard of them and know they are ridiculously awesome. If you haven’t found out about them yet, then consider this your introduction to one of the most forward-thinking companies I have had the pleasure of chatting with. Like … Read More

Telecommuting With Hewlett Packard: Part 3

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Telecommuting With Hewlett Packard: Part 3

This is the final installment in a 3-part interview with Jen Haley, who is a Software Engineer with Hewlett Packard. Jen telecommutes from her home in Bozeman, and below she shares some of her thoughts toward remote workflow and how to find success in a telecommute role: JM: What successes have you had while telecommuting? JH: I have found a great … Read More

Telecommuting With Hewlett Packard: Part 2

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Telecommuting With Hewlett Packard: Part 2

In the first installment of my interview with Jen Haley – a Software Engineer with Hewlett Packard – we chatted about her history living in Montana and how she same to work for HP/EDS while living here, in Montana. In this installment we will find out how she transitioned to a telecommute position, and she will also share her thoughts … Read More

Telecommuting With Hewlett Packard: Part 1

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I am always amazed at the people I run into that are telecommuters. You’d think you’d be able to pick them out from a crowd…huddled over a laptop at Starbucks frantically typing, or holed up in their hotel’s business center into the wee hours of the morning. But you can’t always tell a telecommuter from a “regular” employee, and that … Read More