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The Big Trends Small Businesses Should Know About In 2024

Small businesses have their work cut out for them in 2024. Clear trends are emerging in the space and entrepreneurs are in for what promises to be an exciting year of innovation, adaptation, and growth. The landscape in 2024 is brimming with possibilities, and entrepreneurs who understand the trends are poised to win the challenges […]

When Companies Do Not Embrace Remote Work…This Happens

Remote work has shifted the old paradigm of work. Everybody used to work in centralized offices from 9-5. Today, companies who hire remote workers manage employees who are distributed in different time zones. These companies enjoy the competitive advantages of collaborating remotely. And in store for businesses who balk at the idea of remote work […]

Everything You’ve Learned About Productivity Is Wrong

Hustle, hustle, hustle! “Sleep is for the weak.” “You sleep when you’re dead.” Productivity and grind are two of the most accepted dogmas in the modern world’s rat-racing hustle culture. And they’re echoed as gospel truth by business gurus, management consultants and TikTok influencers. Unfortunately, “productivity” is more nuanced than we think. It goes beyond […]

Why Your Small Business Needs ‘Stories’

“One more! One more! Before I go to bed…” Whether this is about watching one more episode of your favourite Netflix shows or a child aching for one more fairytale from mommy or daddy, it seems like stories captivate both young and old. The brain is hardwired for storytelling. It just lights up at the […]

Remote Workers: Just How Many Do You Need?

Remote work is not the future. It’s the present. Companies who hire remote workers are reaping all the flexibility and efficiency it offers. Yet, a critical question remains: How many remote workers do you actually need to ensure your organization thrives in this landscape? So in this article, we dive into remote workforce planning to […]

This Is Why Companies Want Filipino Remote Workers

“I only hire Filipinos…” said one digital entrepreneur. The sentiment has been expressed over and over in the decades following globalisation. Whether it’s Filipino nurses, artists or factory workers, there seems to be a strong penchant among employers to hire Filipinos. This is well founded, as we shall soon see. And it’s no coincidence that […]

24 Remote Worker “Best Practices” For 2024 (Part 2)

In the previous post, we talked about 12 best practices remote workers should bring into 2024. We continue that thread and round out our catalogue of 24 practices and habits that bring out the best in every remote worker. #13 Be a video conferencing savant. During the pandemic, workers got a real taste of how […]

24 Remote Worker “Best Practices” For 2024 (Part 1)

The meetings may be virtual, but the work and the discipline are real. As a remote worker or a virtual team manager, mastering the space requires more than just a stable internet connection. In this post, we give you 24 excellent habits that help bring out your A-game. 24 RemoteWorker “Best Practices” For 2024 #1 […]

Is It Too Late For Your Organisation To Hire Remote Workers?

Adapt or die. This is not just true of nature, but it’s also true for businesses of any size, shape, or sort. Not adapting to the galloping pace of changes in your industry can ultimately lead to irrelevance…and then extinction. One significant shift that has come to the forefront is that of remote work. Many […]