Then read these articles to get tips, information, and resources to find a remote job:
- Traits of effective remote employees: Self-starter; self-motivated; independent; proactive; self-aware; mature; strong written and verbal communication skills; time management skills; previous remote work experience; professionalism; tech savvy; observant; goal-oriented.
- Collaboration/communication tools: Slack, Skype, Google Chat, Trello, Pivotal Tracker, Basecamp, Yammer, Hangouts, Skype, Zoom.us, GoToMeeting, join.me.
- How to avoid distractions: Secure a dedicated work space in your home; incorporate breaks and exercise into your day; shut down social media; avoid meetings during your most productive hours; use noise-canceling headphones.
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