Education, 10+ years (local) - Now: Principal Engineer at Rackspace, 3 years (remote) 2016: Remote Year brings together a community of 75 digital nomads from across the globe to spend a year working, traveling, and exploring 12 cities around the world. DevOps and Remote Work for about 4 years.
- Martin Fowler Co-location is probably more efficient, but there are exceptions. Invest in communication, tooling, and the occasional F2F visit. What is Remote Work? Single site Multi-site Satellite model Remote first
teams with more women members have higher collective intelligence and achieve better business outcomes. [...] We recommend that teams wanting to achieve high performance do their best to recruit and retain more women, and improve diversity in other areas, too."
remote work like writing or graphic designers. Remote guilt is real. Leaders change culture. Unplanned work and timezones. Getting out the door is a struggle. Connectivity is an obsession. Logistics is a huge time sink, but worth it. You will be lonely. Travel to see your team!
location or time zone? Perks for remotes? Travel to an office / team meetups Social Media and Blogging presence about remote work Watch out for the laundry lists, 10x developer, culture What should you look for?