30% of respondents to this survey said lack of community was the biggest challenge to remote working. And those who aren’t working remotely? According to this Remote How Survey 62% of people don’t work remotely because they don’t know where to start. You can get that full e-book here.We want to help that for our 200k+ current remote workers, those who nomads who will travel through, and those who will convert to remote working.You can apply to become a ‘Chapter Leader’ of Grow Remote locally. Each chapter has it’s own projects, some organise meetups, others events, and others do promotional activities for their town.Apply to get started here and join our Facebook Group and get more support. We’re the only place that you can find the world of remote work openly, that we know of. Want to add more? The working doc is here.
Check out the companies who hire
The one thing that central to a well functioning community is ‘the grapevine’. What are x like to work for really? Is Y’s business in trouble? Are salaries at z transparent? who is that small but exceptional company that you need in with now? For now, Glassdoor does that, so here are some companies hiring in Ireland with brilliant feedback.
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A 5/5 on Glassdoor. At Over, they're on a mission to equip anyone and everyone with the tools, confidence, and knowledge to build a business, grow a brand, or stand out in an increasingly crowded world.
They get a 4.8/5 on Glassdoor. Glofox is on a mission to revolutionize the boutique fitness industry. They are doubling in size every year, and along with their ever-growing client base that spans 30 distinct countries, their team is dedicated to taking group fitness to the next level.
Xerox have a 2.8/5 with company wide feedback. Xerox Corporation, Ltd. is a provider of document management technology, such as printers, photocopiers and multi-function peripherals (MFP) as well as related services. The multinational company's headquarters are in Norwalk, Connecticut.
They get a 4.5 /5 on Glassdoor. DataStax is a computer software startup whose proprietary, hybrid “open-source distributed database” seeks to help clients achieve full data visibility, portability, and control.
RedHat get a 4.5/5. RedHat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing Linux, cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies.
Namecheap gets a 3.8/5. It is an ICANN-accredited registrar, which provides services on domain name registration, and offers for sale domain names that are registered to third parties. It is also a web hosting company, based in Phoenix, Arizona. The company claims to manage over 10 million domains.
Github gets a 3.7/5 on Glassdoor. The company is a web-based hosting service for version control using Git. It is mostly used for computer code. It offers all of the distributed version control and source code management functionality of Git as well as adding its own features.
Hotjar gets a 5/5 on Glassdoor. It is a new, powerful tool that reveals the online behavior and voice of your users. By combining both Analysis and Feedback tools, Hotjar gives you the 'big picture' of how to improve your site's user experience and performance/conversion rates.
EnhanCV aren’t on Glassdoor but we know their Irish team and would happily work there. A focus on culture and allowing everyone to be themselves and grow, you can help people land jobs in Tesla, Google, Spotify and Facebook by applying here.
Scraping Hub gets a 4.1 and 94% of people who work there would recommend it to a friend. The company who help you extract data at scale quickly and effectively using open source technologies are in 34+ countries. Get applying to them now
Shopify get a 4.1 for their worldwide operations on Glassdoor. The Irish team have been key drivers behind everything Grow Remote, and the Canadian e-commerce company hire in every county. Apply to join their team here.
Auth0 has an astounding 5/5 on Glassdoor. They’re making the internet a safer place and you can join them in that journey. There are 74 jobs open in a full range of sectors from people to engineering. Get applying
Toptal get a 4.3 on Glassdoor. Their claim to fame is that their platform is the “fastest growing network of top talent and companies in the history of the Internet — connecting thousands of elite engineers all over the world with companies who want to utilize their skills on their most urgent initiatives”. This is how they built a $100 million business with no offices. They hire across a range of sectors for their own team, and you can see their available roles here.