Tag: remote

Engaging and Developing your Remote Workforce: Winning the Productivity Game [HR Tech Roundtable]

Recently I wrote about a new series of events we’re supporting called the HR Tech Roundtable. We have another coming up and I’d like to personally invite you to join us for the experience. Right now our team is doing an analysis of several different research studies exploring what’s happening and what’s next in the talent market. We will be releasing this very soon,…

Toptal Launches Remote Work Solutions to Help Companies Create Effective Remote Work Environments

NEW YORK, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Toptal, the world’s largest fully remote company, today announced a new consulting service to help organizations build and sustain robust remote work environments. Since its inception in 2010, and today with over 4,000 people working remotely, Toptal has been a fully remote company and has never operated from a physical location. The company’s Remote Work Solutions consulting practice has been created to…

For Techies, Remote Work Is Great. And Benefits Even Better Than We Thought.

Yesterday I read a fascinating study by Dice, one of the leading tech recruitment firms. Amazingly, despite all the talk about Zoom Fatigue and all the challenges with children, dogs, and family distractions at home, people LOVE remote work. Look at the data. First, almost 2/3 of tech workers would prefer to work at … Read more» The post For Techies, Remote Work Is…

JumpCrew Launches SalesAbroad.com to Build a Global Remote Workforce

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –JumpCrew, the leading B2B outsourced sales and marketing solutions provider has launched salesabroad.com. This initiative will provide jobs for sales professionals who want to embrace the remote lifestyle. JumpCrew has become the leading outsourced sales partner for venture-backed B2B startups and established brands. Their Satellite Sales offering is a turnkey, outsourced sales solution. Their clients get a dedicated team of sales reps, marketers,…

The Future of Work is Remote

Now that business leaders are aware it can be done and have figured out how to keep their people creative as well as committed at home, how will we build future organizations? The COVID-19 crisis has taught the world that working from home is something possible, that work is something you do, not somewhere you go to, that the “office job” is outdated and…

A look at tech salaries and how they could change as more employees go remote

Each year, the hiring platform Hired produces a look at tech salaries based on the data it says it gleans from hundreds of thousands of interview requests and job offers. This year, as in past years, it looked at salaries around the globe for software engineers, product managers, DevOps engineers, designers, and data scientists. Of course, this year is a very funky year, one…

The Changing Workplace, Part 1: Why Remote Work is Gaining Permanence

At the onset of the pandemic, many companies set up their employees to work from home as a response to shelter-in-place orders or a health and safety precaution. Now many are realizing that remote work is, well, working.  We reached out to Littler, an international labor and employment law firm Workday works with on product compliance issues, to get their front-line insights. Claire Deason,…

Remote Workforce Report finds only 13% of employees want to return to the office

Palm Beach Gardens, FL, June 4, 2020: The findings of a recent survey of more than 3,300 employees could spell the end for the physical office. Results from the Remote Workforce Report, conducted by the Best Practice Institute (BPI), an award-winning leadership development center and think tank, revealed surprising findings about productivity, health and safety fears, management, and how managers and companies might go…

InfoMart Releases Background Screening Solutions Designed for Remote & Reentering Workforces

Atlanta, GA – May 28, 2020 – InfoMart, a global leader in background checks and identity verification services, announced the first phase of their New World of Work Screening Suite, a slate of hiring solutions designed to put America back to work quickly and safely. While HR departments around the world manage the impact of COVID-19 on their workforces and employment policies, InfoMart has…

HackerRank Launches Remote Hiring Solution

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — HackerRank, the developer skills company, today announced the launch of their HackerRank Remote Hiring Solution, the new standard for end-to-end developer skills-based hiring. Over the last two months, HackerRank has made significant enhancements to their platform. Included in these enhancements were updates to CodePair, which were made to facilitate a significant piece of the hiring process that has shifted…

Has Remote Work (WAH) Already Become A Fad?

It’s kind of funny. In the last 120 days companies have gone from “remote work is not encouraged” or “you can work remotely on Friday” to “You can work remotely forever (Twitter)” or “We are a remote-first company(Coinbase)” or “We don’t need you back for a year or so (Facebook, Microsoft, … Read more» The post Has Remote Work (WAH) Already Become A Fad?…

MHR International Introduces a New Era of Remote Work Experience With U.S. Launch of People First Connect

Cloud-based platform enables organizational connection in a physically distant, disrupted workplace Chicago, IL − May 19, 2020 − MHR International, an international provider of technology-based HR and payroll solutions to better connect the world’s workforces, today announced the U.S. launch of People First Connect, its cloud-based workplace solution that enables collaboration, teamwork and shared purpose.  As the global health crisis continues to disrupt the…

GO1.com Secures $40 Million for Remote Learning Platform

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GO1.com, the content hub that allows companies to upscale their workforce with on-demand training, a dynamic content-driven platform for companies that are Open to Learn, today announced it has raised over $40 million in a Series C funding and said it has tripled usage on its platform in a new era of remote work. The funding round was led by Madrona Venture…