In this episode we explore the evolution of a very traditional industry, serving the needs of today’s entrepreneurs and small businesses in changing ways.
Today we examine the difficulties that loneliness and isolation can present for remote workers, and some practical suggestions for tackling this if it becomes a problem.
Today we discuss the transition to management and what that means for professional roles in a distributed team - plus, a handy tool, wellbeing reflections, and exciting news about our new book.
Our final podcast of 2018 – Pilar and Maya reflect on trends and changes through the year, and what we’re looking forward to in the months ahead, at virtualnotdistant.com.
A Fickle Friday episode following a Twitter thread…
In today’s episode Pilar and her guest remind us that good research is not always reported well in secondary sources - so it’s important to look beyond the soundbites and tweets for real insight.
Today Pilar interviews Maya about her own business, BlockSparks OÜ, which is registered as a limited company in Estonia
A pleasure to welcome back our former collaborator Lisette Sutherland to the show, and talk to her about why she’s been so busy this year!
We really dig into the detail about how one Infinite Red manages their communications using Slack, in today’s only segment: “The Voice Behind the Blog”.
Are you ready to peep behind the curtain, and see how your favourite podcast is put together? Perhaps you’ll even be inspired to create your own in-house show, with our help…
A quick update from Pilar, as she reflects on what she learned from a facilitating with a group of facilitators…
The principles of leadership may not change, but the context in which we carry it out is evolving all the time. So the day to day activities must vary accordingly…
Today’s episode looks at challenges and opportunities for disabled people in the 21st century work space, and one organisation which is working hard to level the playing field.
Today’s episode brings you a deep-dive into culture, with a great interview looking at one organisation getting it right, followed by a discussion about global experiments in the working day.
Today we reflect on the revolutionary nature of working from anywhere, and the choices we have in how we connect and collaborate.
Our interviewees today help us understand the role of the professional facilitator, and this skill’s fit within the broader range of services like coaching and training. Oh, and we also discuss work-from-home fashion tips!
Today’s episode explores the many dimensions along which work can bring us closer together or make us more distant.
Today we look at how we stay connected, with our face-to-face networks and our more spaced-out constellations.
Today we look at some of the challenges associated with home working and remote work, and some ways we can overcome them with the right mindset and approach.
In this episode we talk to Alison Jones about creating and publishing your business book, suggest what to do about silence in the asynchronous space and how to avoid “homeworker’s bum”.