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Liberating Ourselves from Our Dependence on Traditional Careers

Leigh Searl | Posted 07.13.2016 | Business
Leigh Searl

As we reflect back on another Independence Day filled with family, fireworks, and food, let us remember the sacrifices that are made every day by members of the armed forces who are serving our great nation.

"Insource" Instead of Outsource and Hire Just One Military Spouse

Leigh Searl | Posted 06.16.2016 | HuffPost Home
Leigh Searl

The Military Spouse Employment report of 2014, found that compared to the general public, military spouses have a higher level of education with 35% of military spouses having an undergraduate degree, post-graduate degree or advanced degree.

What Are People Working On In Coffee Shops?

Tristan de Montebello | Posted 05.24.2016 | Business
Tristan de Montebello

Nearly everyone we talked to told us that they too had always wondered what everyone else was doing.

The Art of Asking

Bhavani Esapathi | Posted 05.09.2016 | Arts
Bhavani Esapathi

At a time when we're hyperconnected with each other only separated by 3.57 degrees, you would think it's easier for artists and creative people to leverage technology for their own practices. However, we're left unaided with misguided realities around who and how to build meaningful relationships with those around us.

How to Stay Productive and Connected on a Remote Team

Marisa Morby | Posted 05.02.2016 | Business
Marisa Morby

The New Way to Work Quick: name three jobs you are positive can't be done remotely.Maybe you came up with marriage counseling, copyright law, and inve...

Go With the Flow: Help Your Engineers Get Into Flow for Higher Productivity

Michael S Solomon | Posted 03.25.2016 | Technology
Michael S Solomon

I get to work with some of the smartest people in the world on a daily basis. The coders, designers and, data scientists who have signed up to allow 1...

4 Ways to Connect in Your Industry Anywhere You Are

Kaitlyn Russell | Posted 03.22.2016 | Technology
Kaitlyn Russell

If you work remotely, chances are you've experienced a lack of personal connections. After all, you're behind a screen for the majority of your day. And if you work in an office setting, it's still important to be able to foster relationships anywhere you go.

Leading the Way to Change -- D.R.E.A.M.S. Supports Talent Management

Leigh Searl | Posted 03.17.2016 | Impact
Leigh Searl

One of the leading concerns for employers is how to keep and retain top talent. Companies invest time, energy and resources into hiring talent, spending thousands to onboard a new employee.

Thoughts From The Road as a Digital Nomad

Zack Young | Posted 03.10.2016 | Travel
Zack Young

It's been almost 5 months since I left London to embark on a somewhat experimental life as a digital nomad. If you don't know what a 'digital nomad' i...

How to Discover Your Best Time of the Day to Work

Daniel Threlfall | Posted 02.25.2016 | Business
Daniel Threlfall

When you try to become more productive, you don't get there by mere willpower. In order to attain peak productivity, you've got to have a plan. In this article, you'll learn an easy-to-follow plan that will improve your productivity.

5 Awesome Reasons Living in a Remote Area Doesn't Limit Your Opportunities When You Are Building an Online Business

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Sky Mandala Marcano

1. Living in a smaller remote area gives you an opportunity to learn about community, connection and opportunity. I grew up shopping at a very popular...

What Have I Learnt Working Remotely in a Tropical Paradise?

Blake Moore | Posted 02.16.2016 | Travel
Blake Moore

Working remotely is hard. But there are some huge rewards to be had by doing so. I'm seeing the world and developing a better quality of life as I go, and for that reason I think making the move is the best thing I've ever done.

8 Ways to Be Totally Awesome at Remote Work

Daniel Threlfall | Posted 02.04.2016 | Business
Daniel Threlfall

In the modern age of knowledge workers, the issue of where and how we work has become complicated. Here's why: remote work.

9 Excuses Artists Need to Stop Making in 2016

Bhavani Esapathi | Posted 01.20.2016 | Arts
Bhavani Esapathi

My half arsed execution is always going to be better than that brilliant idea living in your brain and that's just the truth.

5 Ways to Increase Productivity if You Work From Home

Jamilah Corbitt | Posted 12.28.2015 | Business
Jamilah Corbitt

Working from home sounds like a dream job, but workplace productivity can pose a major issue for distributed teams.

5 Mistakes Every New Freelancer Can Avoid in 2016

Nancy Laws | Posted 12.08.2015 | Business
Nancy Laws

As we head into the year 2016, many of us will be taking leaps that will redefine our lives. For many, that leap may be deciding to work for themselve...

6 Ways Remote Employees Crush Office Cube-Dwellers

Brian de Haaff | Posted 11.06.2015 | Business
Brian de Haaff

Remote work is not a fad; it is now a way of life for an estimated 3.2 million employees in the U.S. alone. Here is why so many employees are finding out that remote work beats cubicle life any day.

Telecommuting: The Pros, Cons and Risks of Working from Home

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 11.03.2015 | Business
Parker Beauchamp

Allowing employees to work from home, otherwise known as "telecommuting," is becoming a common human resources discussion. One of the main focuses of this discussion is how this trend affects companies.

Spoiler Alert: Working From Home Is Not As Great As It Seems

Thrillist | Posted 11.03.2015 | HuffPost Home
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist Working remotely can seem like a vacation if you're bound to a cubicle from 9-5, but anyone who ...

Stop Hating Work

Nate Hanson | Posted 08.21.2015 | Business
Nate Hanson

We are all too familiar with the sinking feeling of Sunday evening. After indulging in a life-giving weekend full of things we love, we are now hours away from reentering the corporate race. When did it all go so wrong?

A Toptal Coder Shares His Journey Exploring the World While Escaping Winter

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 07.30.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

"Basically, I hate the winter. I love Argentina, I love my country, but when it gets cold, I go to a place where I don't need a jacket. I can't stand the cold."

Introducing PowerToFly Connect: An App For The World's Fastest-Growing Women's Placement Platform

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.31.2015 | Women
Katharine Zaleski

Today we're introducing PowerToFly Connect, a free app on iOS and Android devices. It's clear that as we continue to match women with work that values...

How to Stay Focused While Working in a Remote Job

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 04.28.2015 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Discipline and focus are the two main things when it comes to being your own boss of a work schedule, because distraction and temptation is all around you, even if you think that you're being loyal and honest with yourself.

How to Be a Remarkable Remote Worker

Stacia Pierce | Posted 04.13.2015 | Business
Stacia Pierce

You're working from home...now what? Your boss may have released you to work a flex schedule on your own turf, but getting the job done is still top priority.

25 Big-Name Companies That Let You Work From Home

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

For professionals who want to eliminate their commute, find more time for friends and family, be more productive at work, and enjoy better work-life balance overall, remote jobs can be an excellent option.