Recently I wrote about having connections with my distributed team. Part of that was because people have assumed it must be lonely working from home without seeing people. It’s been rare that I’ve ever felt this way much because of my team but also because I have a great network of family and friends IContinue reading “Lonely Working Distributed”
Today I was meeting with a friend I hadn’t talked to for a while to have coffee and to chat about working remotely. It’s not very often I leave the house to work so I decided I’d head down early and do some work from the cafe. It’s nice to get a change of sceneryContinue reading “Office Today”
There has been much written about the state of things in Nova Scotia, and studies showing that things need to change now before it is too late for the Province. The topic has been on my mind for some time but reading the article this morning Rural Reckoning: Being young and looking for a futureContinue reading “Choosing Nova Scotia For Now”
Working for a distributed company, and in particular Automattic, is amazing. There are so many upsides and I think talked about a lot of them previously. Don’t just take my word though, take a look through some posts by coworkers. For the past little bit however I think I’ve found the downfall of working remotely.Continue reading “Distributed Downfall”
Tonight I found another unseen perk of distributed work. Jen is no longer afraid to cut my hair, because really who will see me anyway. YAY free haircut!