Becca is one half of HalfHalfTravel (we profiled the other half, here), a travel blog filled with guides, advice, and the kind of travel photos that make you wonder what you’re doing sitting at a desk. When she’s not running the blog, Becca is a lifestyle photographer specializing in proposals, engagements, and fashion.
Becca checked in with Remoter from Mexico City where she’s traveling with Remote Year. Below she shares the gear that allows her to travel light when she’s hopping around the globe.
How many years have you worked remotely? 1 year
Where are you based? Currently in Mexico City, based in Brooklyn
Where do you spend most of your remote work hours? In a coworking space. I’m loving Publico in Mexico City!
Are you most productive in the morning or at night? Early bird
Coffee or tea? Coffee
Becca’s workspace setup
What features do you like most about your work space?
Do you share your work space with anyone? Tell us about them!
My boyfriend, Dan! [Note: The other half of HalfHalfTravel who we profiled here]
Remote work pros and cons: Becca’s take
What are the biggest pros and cons of remote work for you?
Pros: travel flexibility, better work culture
Cons: less focus, fighting the stigma of not working as hard as non-remote peers
Working from home tips and tricks
What software technologies do you use on a regular basis?
What habit allows you to be more productive during the day?
Setting an alarm!
What are the 3 items you can’t live without while working remotely?
- Lightweight laptop
- Bluetooth headphones
- Travel-sized mouse
Answers have been lightly edited and links were added.
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