Many people decide that a life of working overseas is for them. It can be a great way to travel the world and earn money at the same time, or to settle down somewhere new and experience a different culture. But how many people actually share this dream? Two new pieces of research – both focusing […]
Working remotely provides you with a great amount of freedom, but it can also bring problems. One of these is the fact that it can sometimes be difficult to separate home and work life. This was the subject of a recent interview in Techradar, where Paul Thomas, the Vice President of Aspect Software, answered questions […]
Like millions of other people all over the world, I work remotely on a full-time basis. But remote work can also be the perfect option for part-time work when you retire. Do you want to see the world when you end your full-time working life? Many people do. But if your pension doesn’t quite cover […]
Whether you are a self-employed freelancer, entrepreneur or running a business with numerous employees, anyone can make use of a virtual assistant (VA). The ability to call on someone whenever you need odd jobs carried out – often small jobs that are not highly skilled such as admin, phone calls, emails, typing, etc – can […]
Deciding on a destination is one of the hardest things about going abroad to work remotely. Many factors will come into play, including the ease of getting online, the cost of living and the amount of sunshine you can expect to enjoy. One factor that you may be concerned with is which countries are the […]
One of the great things about remote working is the smug feeling that comes when you hear about or see commuters battling their way into work each morning, putting up with bad weather, late trains and terrible traffic. A recent article in The Guardian looked at the problems suffered by commuters during the strike action […]
Many people go into remote work after they have built up skills in a particular area or industry over the course of many years. But it is never too early to start planning for a remote lifestyle. In fact, if you are still at university, you may find that now is a great time to […]
If you’re planning on going abroad and setting up a business, one of the first things you will have to do is decide on a destination. You may already have somewhere in mind, perhaps somewhere with a beach, palm trees and year-round sunshine.