How to Avoid Being Invisible While Working From Home

Ms. Career Girl

The past year has changed the way many of us work. Many more Americans than ever are working from home. Although remote work can be rewarding, it can also be challenging, especially when you’re part of a team. The visibility problem when you work remotely.

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Working from Home: One Year in Review

The Undercover Recruiter

When recruiting, if you’re not adapting to working trends along with the nation, someone else will. So how is the working world settling into its new routine after a year of lockdowns and restrictions?

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Work From Home: What Happens When COVID Fades in 2021?

The HR Capitalist

If there's one overhyped thing about COVID, it's probably the revolution that's happening in workplaces and more importantly, the "location" of work. How many jobs actually went from the office to home during the pandemic, and once this thing fades, are those jobs actually staying at home?

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How to Support Staff’s Mental Health When Working from Home

The Undercover Recruiter

Since the announcement on the 22nd February 2021 that lockdown restrictions will be easing, there has been a 466.67% increase in Google searches for “returning to office”. A… How to Support Staff’s Mental Health When Working from Home Undercover Recruiter -.

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Working From Home This Summer? 3 Ways To Stay Productive

Career Realism

Working from home comes with its own set of benefits and challenges, just like in-office work. Here are three ways you can stay productive while working from home in the summer. Think back to a time when you worked in an office.

The Hierarchy of Needs for Home-Working in 2021

The Undercover Recruiter

Moving from the bottom… The Hierarchy of Needs for Home-Working in 2021 Undercover Recruiter -. Workplace Abraham Maslow hierarchy of needs home-working Maslow remote working WFH work from home

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I hate working from home

Ask a Manager

This post, I hate working from home , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I hate working from home. I live and work in a big city and I live in a small one-bedroom apartment. My office has always had a work-from-home policy, but during the pandemic we’ve been working at home 100%. But for me, working from home has been extremely isolating.

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Work-Life Balance In 2021: How Has Remote Work Shaped Our Professional Expectations?

Career Realism

Working from home is no longer a trend. It's the new (and improved) way to work in the 21st century. For remote workers, the transition from office to home was a welcome change. That way of working was doable, acceptable, and expected from society.

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Want To Work An Entry-Level Remote Job? Top 5 Careers Hiring Recent College Grads In 2021

Career Realism

With remote work on the rise in almost every industry, and for every experience level, now is the perfect time for recent college grads to look for and apply to remote jobs to start their career. Some careers provide more entry-level remote work opportunities than others.

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people who haven’t been working from home feel invisible

Ask a Manager

This post, people who haven’t been working from home feel invisible , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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4 Ways To Become A Confident Remote Worker

Career Realism

It can be easy to assume that most workers are excited about the shift to remote work, but that's not the case for everyone. A survey published in Forbes during the summer of 2020 indicated that 27% of employees were "Discouraged Employees" who do not like working from home.

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company will let us work from home — but our pay will fluctuate based on our productivity

Ask a Manager

This post, company will let us work from home — but our pay will fluctuate based on our productivity , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Who would want to work there? Is this part of a new trend with companies and work-from-home policies?

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If You Work From Home, How Bad Do You Miss the Commute?

The HR Capitalist

I've been blessed to have mostly worked from home over the last 10 years. If you continue to work from home, who's going to help you with this intro or outro to your day (the commute) you'd never thought you'd miss?

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How to Balance Being a Mom, Wife, and Working Professional

Ms. Career Girl

So, is that lady from the first paragraph faking it, or does she really have it all? Here’s a scene to think of: You are sitting in front of your computer, trying to get some work done. They happen when you have a lot of work. You are not just a working professional.

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can we all just keep working from home forever now?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I’ve been working from home for five years. I know that some people currently work from home due to the pandemic hate it, but many love it and will want to continue after the pandemic ends. So my question is: is remote work here to stay?

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4 Ways To Win At Networking In 2021

Career Realism

Whether you're trying to move your career forward or make a career change, here are the networking trends you need to monitor in 2021. That way, you have an opportunity to meet multiple employees from that company and have some one-on-one conversations.

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How To Pitch Permanent Remote Work To Your Boss

Career Realism

Employees around the world have gotten a taste of remote work and want more. However, as some workplaces reopen following the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, some employees are wondering how they can continue working from home permanently.

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how can companies be fair to people who can’t work from home?

Ask a Manager

This post, how can companies be fair to people who can’t work from home? , Harder news: We’re a mix of people whose jobs wholly are, wholly aren’t, and sort-of-can-be amenable to working from home.

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7 Lower-Stress Remote Jobs For Working Parents

Career Realism

Working parents already lead very stressful lives. So, it only makes sense for them to seek lower-stress jobs where it's easier to achieve work-life balance and avoid burnout. Then, they interpret that data and report conclusions drawn from their analyses.

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How to Find Remote Work and Do It Well

Executive Career Brand

The pandemic forced many of us to work from home. But remote work is likely to be with us well after the pandemic restrictions are gone. Corporate giants and smaller companies have told at least a portion of their workforce to stay home permanently.

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6 Reasons A Flexible Work Schedule Will Change Your Life

Career Realism

Having a flexible work schedule is becoming one of the most sought-after job perks. Here are a few reasons why a flexible work schedule might change your life: 1. I work to live, not live to work," he explains. Do you want a flexible work schedule?

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5 Big Tech Companies Hiring For Remote Jobs

Career Realism

Remote work opportunities are here to stay, especially in the tech industry. Nowadays, you can grow your tech career and achieve work-life balance. Check out Work It Daily's Incredible Companies page to see snapshots of companies hiring.

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7 High-Paying Jobs To Apply For If You Want To Be A Hybrid Employee

Career Realism

For some professionals, working from home is the best thing that ever happened to their career. For others, being in the office every day is their ideal way to work. But, what if you like both remote and in-office work?

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Think Green! 8 Remote Jobs In The Environmental Sector

Career Realism

In fact, working any remote job is considered "green" to some degree. A direct result of more people working from home since the COVID-19 pandemic is lower greenhouse gas emissions and improved air quality. Are you looking for a green job?

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What Recent College Grads Should Know About Entry-Level Remote Jobs

Career Realism

Work-from-home opportunities have increased tenfold due to COVID-19. FlexJobs, another popular site for work-from-home opportunities, recently listed the top companies that hire for entry-level remote jobs.

5 Women-Led Companies That Hire Remote Workers

Career Realism

In response to this demand, and to attract top talent, an increasing number of companies are relaxing their previously strict rules on working from home, and are now open to, and hiring for, fully remote positions. Looking for a remote work opportunity?

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5 Remote Jobs For Moms Returning To The Workforce

Career Realism

It's not easy for moms to return to the workforce after taking time away from their career to raise a family. Since a bookkeeping position lends itself well to remote work, you might work on a contract or freelance basis for small businesses or large companies.

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my employee wants to work from home without child care for his baby forever

Ask a Manager

This post, my employee wants to work from home without child care for his baby forever , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. He does really great work, but it’s almost never on time. Larry had a new baby join the family in February of last year and has been the primary caregiver since then, caring for the baby while trying to work his full-time job.

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10 Q&As You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Remote Job Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

According to more than 2,100 people who worked remotely during the pandemic, 58 percent say they would absolutely look for a new job if they weren’t allowed to continue working from home in their current position. Job Search News Work career coaching

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What to Look for in a Home Office During the House Buying Process

Ms. Career Girl

Having a “wish list” of features is common for home buyers. A spacious living room, a farmhouse sink, cathedral ceilings, and countless other architectural elements factor into each home buying decision. For instance, does the home have an HVAC system?

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4 Ways to Ditch the Productivity Guilt

Ms. Career Girl

February marks National Time Management Month, an opportunity to review current practices and find ways to achieve a better work and life balance. of the American workforce continues to work remotely and an estimated 26.7% will still be working from home through 2021.

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interviews when you have food allergies, snow days when not everyone can work from home, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, interviews when you have food allergies, snow days when not everyone can work from home, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Snow days when only some people can work from home.

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How to Deal With Remote Work Burnout and Zoom Fatigue

Ms. Career Girl

While it might sound more relaxing and easier, the shift from in-person meetings to virtual ones has taken its toll on the American workforce , especially among women. So, how can you cope with Zoom fatigue and remote work burnout? Remote work actually has benefits for employers.

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how can I ask to keep working from home long-term?

Ask a Manager

This post, how can I ask to keep working from home long-term? , I want to have my own apartment and live in a place that feels like home. Ideally, I’d love to keep my job but move to a completely different location and work remotely. I’ve already been working from home for the past year because of Covid. My company has adapted quite well to remote work and we haven’t had many major difficulties.

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How to Make Remote Working Easier for Your Team

Jobacle

During 2020, remote working has become utilized more than ever before and it has been astounding to see how well some individuals and businesses have been able to adapt to working from home. Career Advice WFH Work Productivity

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my old boss is now my peer, asking for a pay increase for working from home, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my old boss is now my peer, asking for a pay increase for working from home, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. For example, say, “Oh, I can’t — I’m working on something for Jane that I can’t drop.” (In

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3 Biggest Red Flags To Watch Out For In A Hybrid Workplace

Career Realism

Many companies are now allowing their employees to work from home after the COVID-19 pandemic forced a large portion of the workforce to work remotely and adjust to doing their jobs outside of the office.

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3 Things Employers Should Focus On After COVID-19

Career Realism

As 2021 moves forward, some companies are looking to return to normal, some companies are going to stay fully remote, and others are still trying to define their new normal. It's also likely that companies will take a closer look at sick time policies, based on lessons learned from COVID-19.

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How to Tell if a Remote Only Job is a Scam

Evil HR Lady

After a year of working from home, some people have decided they never want to go back to the office, and, unfortunately, scammers are preying on them. They won’t require you to go out and buy new things for work. Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay.

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my whole office works from home except me — and I’m getting stuck with everyone’s admin work

Ask a Manager

This post, my whole office works from home except me — and I’m getting stuck with everyone’s admin work , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: Like many other businesses, my company made a decision at the beginning of the pandemic to let anyone work from home who wanted to. Everyone except me will be allowed to work from home as long as they want to.)

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The Ultimate Guide to Help You Relax After a Hard Day at Work

Jobacle

Today’s working environment is currently a very stressful one, regardless of whether you are commuting to a place of work or are having to work from home remotely. There are lots of matches or races available from all over the world to watch.

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4 Reasons Why Remote Workers Should Use Their Vacation Time

Career Realism

However, in this modern world of remote work, taking a vacation and personal time is especially important. Remote Work Isn't A Substitute For A Vacation Obviously, 2020 wasn't a normal year for workers looking to take a vacation. The remote work job market is competitive.

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4 Harmful Effects Of Sitting At Your Desk Too Long

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you’re your own boss or work for someone else, it’s easy to fall victim to the impacts of working at a desk all day. You may find yourself feeling unmotivated to finish your tasks, tired and unrested, or you may even feel like you don’t have much control over your work life.

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