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21st Century Work Life - remote working, virtual teams and flexible working.

Enjoy our episodes on how the world of work (and our attitude to work) is changing. 
And every other week, we talk specifically about working in virtual teams. 

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Jul 20, 2017

In this episode, Pilar advocates for an Office Optional approach, where the office becomes one more place where we can work from and how the nature of how we work in those spaces needs to change.

 

Why “Office Optional” is a slightly better term than using some of the words that suggest there is a large physical...


Jul 13, 2017

In this episode, Pilar and Lisette discuss a few articles that have caught their eye over the past weeks. 

(1) Pilar and Lisette discuss a worrying new statistic: one in five employees in the UK are afraid to ask their managers to move onto flexible working. What's going on?

Articles about flexible working:


Jul 6, 2017

In this episode Pilar talks to David Horowitz, co-founder and CEO of Retrium about why he created a tool to guide teams through retrospectives and how he’s growing a distributed business.

How we fall in and out of love with tools.

The origins of Retrium. Pre-build facilitation techniques in a package.


Jun 29, 2017

In this episode, Pilar and Lisette talk about their recent experience being involved in a day online event on working in virtual teams. This might be of interest if you are involved in organising a virtual event for your team or community. 

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Lisette’s update, she’s found the perfect...


Jun 22, 2017

In this episode, Pilar talks to Brie Reynolds, Senior Career Specialist at Flexjobs, about taking control of your career when working remotely.

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Flexjobs has been around now for ten years, enabling people to find telecommuting jobs and other flexible jobs. Brie works there as Senior Career...