How to Ask for a Telecommute Arrangement?

This is not your grandfather’s work environment. For the large contingent of Americans who now work in the technology industry — and even many other disciplines — technology has made the world a significantly smaller place. Need to meet with someone halfway across the world? No problem, fire up Skype and trade your documents using … Continue reading “How to Ask for a Telecommute Arrangement?”

How to Successfully Prove Yourself as a Productive Remote Employee?

Telecommuting has become somewhat of a trend lately. Thus, in the USA, the number of people who work remotely increased 115% between 2005 and 2015, and it continues to grow. Maybe, you have also considered this option for various reasons. However, think twice before buying into colorful descriptions of out-of-office life. In fact, it may not … Continue reading “How to Successfully Prove Yourself as a Productive Remote Employee?”

4 Things To Remember When Setting Up Your Home Office

With the number of perks that come with working from home, the significant increase in the number of people telecommuting in the U.S. over the years comes as no surprise. In contrast to the regular nine to five routine of working at the office, working from home gives you the freedom to choose when to … Continue reading “4 Things To Remember When Setting Up Your Home Office”

The Freelance Life – Where Passion Meets Reality

We’ve all seen them. Those pictures of people on a beach with their laptops, soaking up the sun while they earn money as freelancers. It all looks so appealing. Personally, I’ve tried it, and between the blaring sun, the breeze, and the sand, very little can really get done. Freelance work on the beach doesn’t … Continue reading “The Freelance Life – Where Passion Meets Reality”

Why You Should Look For A Job That Allows You to Work from Anywhere

In a lot of industries today, you’re not really limited as to where you work. Technology has opened up a lot of doors for employers. They can hire remote workers with higher qualifications than the local talent pool. There’s the added benefit that they don’t have to invest in as much office space or supplies. … Continue reading “Why You Should Look For A Job That Allows You to Work from Anywhere”

How to Social Media for your Job Search – Part 7 – ABOUT.ME

http://www.flexjobs.com/blog/post/use-job-searching/ Thanks to Jennifer Parris and flexjobs.com for this original article. In this article, the author introduces about.me, and talks about the site’s website in your job search. KEY POINTS WHAT IS ABOUT.ME – It is a free site that allows you to create a one-page snapshot of your Professional life. You can add a … Continue reading “How to Social Media for your Job Search – Part 7 – ABOUT.ME”