What is a Hybrid Work Schedule [With Examples]

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The choice between in-office and remote operations continues to be a topic of debate in the current business landscape. Certainly, each has various advantages for workers and business leaders alike. However, it’s worth considering that the either/or approach isn’t the only option available. Many companies are currently exploring the potential for finding a good middle …

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What is a Virtual Commute?

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Over the course of my speaking engagements I’ve met many work-from-home professionals who share a common concern: “It’s hard to get started in the morning” or “It’s hard to unplug in the evening.” This resonates with me, because I have the same problem. So much so that I will physically get dressed and commute to …

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Job Skills Over Degree: The Rise of Remote New Collar Workers

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The employment landscape has undergone some significant developments in the last decade or so. Obviously, there’s the shifts in employee priorities, brought on by economic turmoil and the COVID-19 pandemic. Not to mention that remote and hybrid working practices are becoming increasingly prominent. But, a fresh “collar” designation has also emerged recently: new collar workers. …

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60 Team Building Questions for Remote Workers

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It doesn’t matter if you’re talking about 5 remote team members, or 50, it takes effort for coworkers (and managers!) to get acquainted with each other. There’s no physical water cooler, no collaborative stand-up meetings, or long lunches to help facilitate togetherness. It’s incredibly important to have a bond with your remote team members, and …

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