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Rolling Remote with Keisha Singleton

Keisha is a full-time mama and freelancer; working with clients to supply the right type of written content for their business or social media profiles. She runs her business, Craft Content Solutions, while also keeping up with her busy daughter and family in Brisbane. Keisha aims for balance between her work and her personal life, …

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Rolling Remote with Cait Scudder

The best mentors have often walked the path before you. In the case of Cait Scudder, she’s successfully built her own business empire from the ground up, mentoring and coaching high-achieving female entrepreneurs. “My jam is helping women turn their unique zone of genius into an irresistible, purpose-driven, profitable brand and online business,” she says. …

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Rolling Remote With Caine Smith

Location can be everything when you’re creating stunning videos for clients, and Caine Smith gives his remote “office” views a shakeup to match. For that last few years he’s been trotting the globe while also growing his video production company, AirVu Media. Between that and soaking up the views at Airbnb spots from the Caymans …

Money Hacks

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 Remote Workers Who Want to Work Outside This Summer

Now that spring is here, it’s time for remote workers to head outside, celebrate the great outdoors, and enjoy their freedom from the cubicle. But how practical is it to work outside, really? The great outdoors offer some unique challenges to remote workers. Here are some tips to make working out doors actually productive and …

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The Ultimate Morning Routine for People Who Work From Home

Did you know you might be starting your day all wrong? If you’re wondering how to get ahead in your freelance career, a new morning routine might be your answer. Starting your day with a few new habits could completely transform your life and your productivity. Here are a few of our favorite hacks for …

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Practical Tips for Avoiding Burnout as a Remote Worker

While the idea of working from home (or on the go) is exciting, it has the potential to come with some very serious downsides. One of those is the potential to over-work yourself and, ultimately, end up suffering from something called “burnout.” Most new remote workers think the very idea sounds crazy. Didn’t you start …

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Tips for Working Remotely With Kids Running Around

Working from home can save you time and money. It can also help reduce stress and create better work-life-balance. If you’re a parent, working from home can be life-changing. Many parents have to choose between staying home with their kids or sending them off to daycare. Working remotely can merge the best of both worlds. …

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How to Tell if Your Work From Home Life Is Balanced

When done right, working from home can help you maintain a solid work-life balance. It’s also easy to let your work-life balance get out of hand without proper precaution. Maintaining a separation between your personal and professional life is important to both your success at work and creating a happy and healthy life outside of …

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Tips to Structure Your Remote Work Day so Work Doesn’t Take Over

Working from home is a dream job for many, but working remotely requires professionals to hone an entirely different set of skills. One of those necessary skills? Knowing how to structure your work day so you’re productive, while ensuring you don’t suffer burnout from doing nothing but work. While it may sound ridiculous, many telecommuters will tell …

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How to Maximize Productivity as a Remote Working Parent

Remote work can be an absolute lifesaver for working parents who need the flexibility to wrap their working life around caring for their children. There is even evidence that moms with flexible hours make more money. Of course, one of the biggest perks is that remote work allows working parents to spend more time with their kids, leaving …

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4 Ways Working From Home Can Bring More Balance to Your Life

Are you constantly feeling like you never have enough time to get things done? No matter how hard you try, something always falls short. Unfortunately, this feeling has become all too common. For those working the standard 40-hour office job, it can be hard to find the time. If you have made the decision to …

Money Hacks

10 Reasons You Should Consider Self-Employment

When we were young, we were told we could be anything we wanted when we grew up. What we weren’t told was that growing up meant dealing with traffic, difficult coworkers, and someone else’s organizational structure. Even if you landed your dream job, you might have some complaints. For many people, the “work dream” now consists of working from …

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How to Find Work-Life Balance While Working From Home

When you’re new to remote work, finding that perfect balance between work and life can be difficult. Without an office setting to determine exactly when, where, and how you work, you may find yourself goofing off too much or working all day long leaving no time for yourself. Below are some excellent methods for finding the …

Remoter Confessionals

My Niece Crashed My Work Call

“When I first started my job I had an important video call for work. Mid-call, my niece barged into my house and came right over to see who I was talking to. I muted myself and turned off my camera but not before everyone saw her. It made everything more awkward because then I had …

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Rolling remote with Andrew Coburn

For Andrew, the perks of remote work are the little things: working from the comfort of his Crocs, the quiet, and being able to pace during conference calls. Andrew owns Urban Rural Continuum, a community and environmental planning firm, based in Colorado. He works with his clients to facilitate positive change in urban areas, rural …

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Rolling remote with Camilo Luna

Camilo is a freelancer based in Colombia who primarily works as a web developer for Bitnation and does some additional work for the Colombian branding agency, Alunizar. Because Bitnation is headquartered in Europe, Camilo does a lot of real-time work first thing in the morning and uses the quieter afternoon hours for focused work. Based …

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Rolling remote with Emily Sellers & Wheeler Juell

Emily and Wheeler are a couple, world travelers, and co-owners of Made By Latitude, a creative studio that offers photography, web design, graphic design, and branding for businesses of all sizes. The duo was inspired to start Made By Latitude while kicking it on a beach in Bali, and that start is reflected in their …

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Rolling remote with Felix Tih

Felix is a life coach and the author of Personal Branding: Master Your Digital Presence, so it makes sense that he and his brother own Felix Digital Lab, a company that teaches online entrepreneurship and personal branding. Felix clocks in from his dining room table in Ankara, Turkey, where he makes sure to take short …

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The Most Common Remote Work Challenges and How to Get Past Them

Over the past few months remote workers have shared the pros and cons of working remotely with Remoter. Over 85 percent of those surveyed say that travel and schedule flexibility are the biggest pros, with better work-life balance and a less stressful work environment coming in not far behind. Most of us can agree that …

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Rolling remote with Chris Payne

Chris doesn’t just work remotely, he makes a living helping others work remotely. He starts by helping people find their passion through his Align 2 Design program. From there, he coaches people in building their own online business using his personal expertise as a successful digital entrepreneur. Below, Chris shares why he does what he …

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Rolling remote with Jessica Wick

Like most freelancers, Jessica knows all about multitasking. A freelance writer and content strategist, she manages several clients including a long-term contract with Only In Your State and a gig interviewing Days of our Lives stars (see photo above), but still makes time for frequent family excursions. To make it all work, she says, “I have …

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Rolling remote with Hansa Devi

Hansa started her jewelry business, No Mind Mala, in 2009 when she started collecting handmade prayer beads (or malas) while traveling around India. When she moved back to the US, she launched her business from a 10 foot by 10 foot camper before upgrading to a tipi, then a yurt, and finally a brick-and-mortar workshop …

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Rolling remote with Gina Ragusa

Gina worked remotely before it was a thing. While everyone else dropped their kids at daycare and slogged to the office in traffic, Gina raised two kids, several dogs, and established herself as a successful freelance writer–all from the comfort of home. Over the years she’s contributed to a variety of news outlets including VICE, …

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Rolling remote with Giulia Zeni

An Italian expat living in Berlin, Giulia teaches Italian to students from all over the world. Through her site Speak and Travel Italian, she offers online and in-person lessons, publishes a weekly podcast, and provides her students with supplemental listening and speaking exercises. When she’s not chatting with people from all over the world in Italian, …

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Rolling remote with Nadia Steinbrecher

From 9-to-5, Nadia works as a registered dietitian, but in her downtime, she sews and sells ski masks through her Etsy shop LycraUnincorporated (Note: the “Zombie Catpocalypse” is too good to pass up). Nadia lives the adventure-driven, mountain lifestyle herself; clocking in from campsites and riding her mountain bike over her lunch break. When she’s not climbing, skiing, …

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Rolling remote with Tracy Sigler

Tracy is the CEO of two fully remote companies–The Cheat Sheet and Remoter–and is one of the biggest proponents of the work-from-home revolution. A true Remoter, Tracy has worked remotely for 13 years and during that time he’s cultivated his dream work space complete with self-made desk, brainstorming whiteboard, and lots and lots of sun. Below …

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Rolling remote with Bridget DeMeis

As a fully remote marketing manager for The Cheat Sheet, Bridget doesn’t stay in one place for long. Whether she’s hopping from her home office to a nearby Panera Bread or trading the cold of upstate NY for the sun of Orlando, FL, Bridget takes advantage of her flexible work from home lifestyle. Below she …