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10 Reasons Why Remote Work Can’t and Shouldn’t Be Stopped

September 3, 2017

Three years ago, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer made the headlines when she banned employees from working remotely. Then, Reddit, and earlier this year, IBM demanded employees “move to headquarters or move on,” forcing remote workers to start showing up at the office. The irony that these are companies built on an internet cloud did not go unnoticed.   Popular justifications for reigning in remote work are efficiency and collaboration. Steve Jobs famously championed the idea that employees from various groups…

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WHERE TO FIND FREELANCE GOLD

The key to living the location independent lifestyle is finding work from anywhere that you can do anywhere. Even though I am now stationary in Prague, I am still building a freelancer lifestyle.  Like many location independent professionals I debate with myself about the…

December 3, 2014
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I’ve Given My Life to Google

The other day I remembered a promise to call someone and rushed to enter it into my calendar, my Google Calendar.  In that moment I recognized I had handed my life over to Google. It has happened a lot lately.  I agreed to take…

September 27, 2014