Many workers left expensive big city hubs last year. Now, a CEO argues all employees in the US and world should get San Francisco-level salaries.
PwC's Bhushan Sethi said companies need to prevent "remote work inequity" if some employees choose to stay home for good.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is creating a robot that can do physical labor, and workers backed his prediction in three different ways this summer.
Americans work more than people in most developed countries, but we probably don't need to. Think of work like an NFL game: just not that much action.
Many companies are abandoning their office space in favour of memorable corporate retreats to help employees bond as pandemic restrictions ease.
Data from career site Ladders shows a more than tenfold increase since March 2020 in listings for jobs paying six figures that allow remote work.
"It truly sucks to be stared at and be told what to do while we're making the drinks we've been trained to make."
Twitter will be opening its offices in San Francisco, and New York for the first time since the pandemic, CFO Ned Segal said in a tweet Monday.
After the pandemic hit, tourist hot spot Barbados created the Welcome Stamp, a new visa for remote workers. Following safety protocol, I visited the island in October to meet its new digital nomads and locals to see how the program is going. Some Bajan business owners told Insider the Welcome […]
After spending three weeks working remotely from Barbados, I’d love to try the digital nomad lifestyle in other countries when it’s safe to do so. It felt like such a privilege to be there that I was motivated to work extra hard, and many digital nomads told me they felt […]
Many work-from-homers are missing the alone time that once came with commuting to and from the office each day. Librarian Lucy Ahmed says she’s incorporated an hour-long ‘fake commute’ walk into the end of her day during the pandemic to help transition from work to personal time. Whether a morning […]
Hawaii is offering to pay for round trip flights to Oahu for a select group of US remote workers willing to relocate temporarily. The scheme is part of an effort to bolster the local economy. A cohort of 50 remote workers will be selected. After this, applications will be accepted […]
Tulsa Remote is offering remote workers a $US10,000 grant to move to the Oklahoma city for a year. People who move will get help finding housing, as well as a year-long membership at a local co-working space. Candidates must live outside of Oklahoma and be in full-time employment that they […]
Dr. Scott Dust is an assistant professor of management at the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, who writes extensively on business leadership. Months into the pandemic, the advice to overcommunicate or schedule frequent check-ins is old news for employers leading remote teams – and more […]
Megan Feldman Bettencourt is an award-winning author, keynote speaker, marketing content consultant, and working mum. After having her second child, Feldman Bettencourt was preparing to return to full-time work when her manager told her she’d no longer be able to work from home one day each week, as she’d been […]
With tourism way down during the COVID-19 pandemic, hotels have begun renting out rooms to local business people during the day. Stringent cleaning protocols have motivated guests to feel confident renting hotel rooms for their work. HotelsByDay says it has seen a 900% increase in demands for day-use hotel space […]
A new survey from 451 Research found that 67% of respondents expect that their work-from-home policies will become permanent, or at least remain in place for the long term. Companies including Twitter and Square have already told employees they can work from home permanently. And offices that do remain will […]