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Reducing Remote Workers’ Mental Fatigue & Stress from Online Meetings

Remote meetings and collaboration cause real, measurable mental fatigue and stress, according to a recent study from Microsoft. In ‘The future of work—the good, the challenging & the unknown,’ researchers combine data from a brainwaves study in Microsoft’s Human Factors Lab with the results of a recent Harris Poll survey of over 2,000 remote workers from 6 countries. 

Among their key findings…

 

Skills, Tools & Advice for Remote Workers & Companies

This site is a resource for people of all ages looking to work remotely, founded by a digital nomad with 15 years of experience (both freelancing and working remote positions for companies). Whether working from home or running your own remote-friendly business has long been an aspiration or is now a necessity due to COVID-19 concerns, we hope you’ll find what you need here to succeed in your “office without walls.”

Remote work can take many forms, from starting your own freelance business and even hitting the road as a digital nomad, to telecommuting part-time, working from home, or getting a 100% remote job. Self-employment, “real” employment, business start-ups, freelance, even MLM companies—all of these can fall within the realm of remote work.

Millions are now working remote for the first time due to COVID-19.

 Setting up secure and productive remote workspaces, managing fully remote teams, transitioning to online ordering and alternative fulfillment are suddenly mission critical for companies and entrepreneurs worldwide. 

7 Key Ingredients for Remote Work Success

7 Key Ingredients for Remote Work Success

Workplaces were already trending towards more flexible, remote work. But COVID-19 has pushed millions into 100% remote work environments before they were ready—often with other family members at home and with conditions that aren't ideal for remote work success. It's...

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7 Key Ingredients For Remote Work Success 

Maintain motivation and company culture with remote workers

What it’s like to manage a team from 1,000 miles away

To help you get the most out of this site, we’ve organized content and resources into two broad categories of remote workers: remote employees/telecommuters, and freelancers and entrepreneurs. We also have a ton of valuable info for you on the digital nomad lifestyle, where you can travel the world and work from anywhere.

Explore, and enjoy! Let us know how we can help you develop your remote-friendly career or workplace.

Miranda Miller

Editor in Chief

Miranda has worked remotely with over 500 organizations in the last 15 years. Today, she and her team are a 100% remote resource for companies in need of digital marketing, communications and content support.

Miranda spends part of the year in her home office near Georgian Bay, and the rest living and working out of her suitcase. 

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