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Building the Perfect Remote Work Policy

Trust, inclusion, transparency, consistency. Remote work policies are a great idea for companies with remote employees. Not only do they help set expectations, but they keep teammates in sync with one another. While remote teams may intuitively already know what should go in these policies, employers who have not yet had a remote employee …

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What to talk about during a virtual happy hour

Setting aside some time from your usual work week to chat about non-work related things with your team is a great way to build camaraderie and friendships. But, what do you talk about? Rather than worrying about what you’ll say to fill in the awkward silences between topics, we’ve come up with a list …

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Remote Work is Coming For Us All. Here’s How to Prepare.

Remote work is more popular than ever, and its popularity only continues to grow. In fact, a recent Gallup survey showed that 43 percent of employed Americans reported that they worked from home at least part of the time. Traditional businesses are becoming way more flexible in allowing their employees to work from home, while more companies …

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Manager of a Remote Team? You Need a README

Manager of a remote team? Great! We can assume you already know how important good communication is to you and your team’s success. So how can you improve your communication? Well for starters, you could write your own manager README. If you’re not familiar with the concept of a README file, it’s basically a …