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Joanna Blackford

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Rolling Remote

8 Ways to Make Your Home Office More Comfortable

Since you work remotely, your home office doesn’t have to reflect the 9-5 cubicle lifestyle so many full time workers have to endure. You can infuse your space with things that are cozy, comfortable, and make you happy. It’s just one of the benefits of working from home — if you plan to work full …

Culture

In a Rut? 6 Ways to Dive Back Into Your Remote Work

Sometimes when you work from home you simply hit a wall. Working remotely certainly has its share of challenges and distractions which can keep even the most dedicated remote worker from hitting their deadlines and making their goals. This can be particularly difficult when you work from home because there is no one you can …

Culture

Coffee Shop Etiquette: Tips for Working Remotely From a Cafe

Can you imagine it? A place with a never ending supply of caffeine, soft background music, and unlimited, free WiFi. There’s plenty of table space and present conversation surrounds you. Sounds like a remote worker’s paradise, right? A coffee shop is a really great place to work, and it certainly can be paradise, if you’re …

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4 Essential Skills You’ll Need to Land a Remote Job

You know you’ve dreamed about it. You’ve probably been thinking about it for a while now, because working from home comes with so many awesome perks. You get to spend your day cozied up next to your own personal coffee pot while working in a home office space that you’ve created to support your own …

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Tips for Successfully Building a Remote Work Team

As long as you have the right tools and methods in place, you can easily create a fabulous team of people who successfully work remotely. But, if you aren’t careful, it can be easy to assemble a team that falls apart. Often, remote teams succumb to the “set it and forget it” problem. It’s super …

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5 Happy Little Things You Get to Do When You Work From Home

Working from home has so many amazing perks! From creating your own schedule to making your beach vacation your mobile office space, working remotely allows you so many more freedoms than that of a traditional 9-to-5, brick-and-mortar employment opportunity. When you work from home you get to have much more balance between your work and …

Home Office

6 Shared Home Office Ideas for Two People

Creating a perfect home office space can be a challenging endeavor. You want to create a space that is functional, creative, and allows your work to thrive. When you are attempting to create a place where more than one person can work at a time, the challenge can be even more difficult to tackle. Whether …

Home Office

DIY Home Office Standing Desk

Standing desks are an awesome addition to any home office, but they can also be expensive. So, you’re ready to try a home office standing desk to improve your work productivity? Try some of these excellent do-it-yourself options to build your own standing desk this weekend! Repurpose household items In a pinch, items around your …

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9 Gear Items You Need to Create the Ultimate Home Office

Working from home allows you to influence corporate meetings from the comfort of your couch and your PJs, however, to be productive it helps to have a great office space from which to conquer the world. Creating the ultimate office space is as easy as collecting a few key items to make your work day run …

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Hipsterize Your Home Office Set Up With These Clever Finds

The key when adding a hipster element to your home office setup is to incorporate subtle finds without seeming to try too hard. True hipsters define themselves as mysterious, creative, and cool. If you want to bask in this coolness, we’ve got some of the best items to add to your work from home office set up. …