Best Tips on How to Fight Isolation in Remote Work

In Buffer’s 2019 State of Remote Work, loneliness ranked as the second-largest struggle remote workers experienced, with 19 percent of respondents saying it was the biggest drawback. Two years later, only 16 percent of remote workers identified loneliness as the biggest drawback. It tied with “difficulties with collaboration and communication” for second place.

Distributed Discussions Episode 4: Remote Evolutions and International Hiring With Tilly Firth

In this episode, host Ali Greene chats with Tilly Firth, Head of People and Talent at Impala. Tilly focuses on how to foster an incredible work environment and culture.   Tilly describes Impala as an infrastructure API for hotels. Her role is to manage culture, onboard people, socials, community—everything around that and everything in between, asContinue reading “Distributed Discussions Episode 4: Remote Evolutions and International Hiring With Tilly Firth”

Distributed Discussions Episode 3: Connectivity and Rural Communities With Jo Palmer

In this episode, host Ali Greene chats with Jo Palmer, founder and managing director of Pointer Remote, an Australian-based company that supports rural communities, businesses, and individuals to leverage remote work. They also operate a remote work jobs board, deliver capacity building programs with government and community groups, and is currently building a decentralization toolContinue reading “Distributed Discussions Episode 3: Connectivity and Rural Communities With Jo Palmer”

Distributed Discussions Episode 2: Humility and The Next New Normal With Laurel Farrer

In this episode, host Ali Greene chats with internationally renowned remote work expert and industry thought leader, Laurel Farrer, about the remote work topics people are afraid to discuss.  With more than 15 years of experience building hybrid and officeless teams, Laurel now collaborates with the world’s top remote friendly companies as the founder andContinue reading “Distributed Discussions Episode 2: Humility and The Next New Normal With Laurel Farrer”