Remote work is rapidly growing these past years. A lot of companies are embracing it by choice or constraint due to the recent health pandemic : COVID19.

Some notes about how to work efficiently remotely.

How to be efficient?

  • Work is clearly defined and well scoped
  • Communicate effectively, provide daily updates and document everything
  • Ask for help if you are stuck
  • Find a routine that works for you
  • Have daily social breaks during the day
  • Dress up like if you were going to work
  • Have a dedicate setup at home
  • Plan in advance your roadmap
  • Travel to meet your team once or more every year
  • Provide explicit feedback

My current set up

Resources

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Download the Remote Work Plabybook now, and please don’t hesitate to ask me for more information.