21st Century Work Life - remote working, virtual teams and flexible working.
About This Show
The world of work is changing. Our attitudes to work are changing. The 21st Century Work Life podcast looks at different ways of earning a living, of using technology at work and of managing teams.
If you're working in a conventional office, if you're part of a virtual team or if you just want to find out how our attitudes to work keep evolving, join Pilar Orti and guests every week. And pop in every other week for virtual coffee with Lisette Sutherland.
Pilar Orti blogs at Virtual, not Distant.
Most Recent Episode
WLP127 Career Progression in Remote Work
7 days ago
In this episode, Pilar talks to Brie Reynolds, Senior Career Specialist at Flexjobs, about taking control of your career when working remotely. www.virtualnotdistant.com Flexjobs has been around now for ten years, enabling people to find telecommuting jobs and other flexible jobs. Brie works there as Senior Career Specialist. Brie's job is to help people find those jobs and she does so in a variety of ways, including organising webinars where representative from companies looking for new employees can interact directly with job seekers. Can you imagine the cost of doing that in the collocated space? In this episode, Brie shares how she built a team of writers at FlexJobs How and why she moved from full time to part time https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-leaning-out-actually-helped-me-lean-learning-from-brie-reynolds Why she created a course for people who are recovering from a layoff. https://www.linkedin.com/learning/recovering-from-a-layoff/ She talks about career progression in remote work. And we hear her response to an article by Jack Welch. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/working-remote-kill-your-career-jack-welch Connect with Brie on Twitter And be check out the great resources for working remotely on Flexjobs.com And Remote.co
Rated 5 out of
Full of great content
This podcast is full of great tips, stories, and best practices for working remotely. Pilar is a natural behind the mic. <bravo bravo claps wildly>
Date published: 2014-11-05