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An overview of hubs in Ireland

Hubs in Ireland - Information Document Introduction: This document is to pull together information around hubs/co-working spaces in Ireland to make it easier for everyone to know structures, where the supports are, and to aim for more joined up thinking and action....

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Reaching remote work nirvana

Now that we’re in another level 5 lockdown, we’re going to need level 5 remote working.  Matt Mullenweg, founder of one of the world’s largest remote companies Automattic, introduced the idea of the 5 levels of remote working: The five levels of remote work Level...

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Connection in remote teams

We've been hearing a little about people feeling disconnected now that we're all back working from home. Back in '16 when we first heard about Shopify in Ireland, we regularly heard that their teams felt more connected than they had in any other job. Feeling connected...

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How to use Grow Remote to find remote work

As a community manager and cofounder at Grow Remote, Rose Barrett knows what works when it comes to finding remote work in the Grow Remote Community. We asked her to give us her best tips, and that she did! Some advice for those looking for work, it's unlikely that if...

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Online communities for remote workers

Community can be a powerful way to find work and stay connected afterwards. At Grow Remote we're all about offline (until Covid hit and we moved a little online) and intend to continue our focus in being hyper local.  There are a lot of online communities that are...

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Irish companies hiring remotely

With remote work, geography is history. However we do know that sometimes Irish companies can seem more familiar so we have crowdsourced a list of companies that were founded in Ireland and employ remotely. These companies mostly hire all over Europe.  The list of...

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Types of remote companies

Less than a week after launching 226 people have taken the free mini-course on finding remote work. One thing that was new to some was the types of remote companies, which is really important when it comes to your experience when you do get the job. ...

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New Work Ways and Co-Working Benefits

New Work Ways and Co-Working Benefits

By Eugene Devereux Traditional work practices and environment Remember when we all used to hop in the car at 6:45am and drive for 2 hours to work? Traditionally, the concept of the work environment has been a physical space, in a place in a building somewhere on the...

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Home Office Checklist

The below is a guest post by Riona Carroll, a phenomenal member of the Grow Remote community with years of experience in remote and home working. You can find more of her work here. It is suggested that the employee be requested to complete this check list. ...

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Remote Working Policy Guidelines

Issues to Consider in Developing eWork Policy post COVID-19 RestrictionsGuidelines The below is a guest post by Riona Carroll, a phenomenal member of the Grow Remote community with years of experience in remote and home working. You can find more of her work here....

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