#Working Remotely

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Journalist working remotely in Barbados shares her experience of street harassment

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, working remotely from an idyllic Caribbean island might seem like an offer you can't refuse, but after four and a half months of living in Barbados as part of the country's progressive Welcome Stamp visa, Hong Kong-based freelance journalist Andrea Lo decided it was anything but, thanks to the country's culture of street harassment.
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Why I Don’t Want Remote Work to End, According to 8 Dads

During the peak of the COVID pandemic, as many as 71% of Americans were working remotely at any given time. According to Upwork, 41.8% of workers continue to work remotely. As companies start to discuss a return to offices and some semblance of a pre-pandemic workday, the conversation about remote work and whether or not it’s a viable long term solution has ramped up. Some want it to end; others want it to stay. A large portion of the latter group are parents, specifically dads for whom working remotely has provided an opportunity to be a more hands-on father and husband. Without a commute or the trappings of office life, they can be a more active part of their child’s life, pitch in with the household labor, and generally have a new perspective. We spoke to a variety of men who don’t want remote work to end for these and other reasons. Here’s what they said about why they don’t want remote work to end.
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Work from home? These companies are hiring remote workers now

If you've thought about giving it a try, Check out these remote positions that are open today: 1. Customer Service Representative: Healthcare - Work From Home; 2. Remote - Inbound Customer Service Representative; 3. Administrative Assistant; 4. School Nurse, Elementary Music Teacher, Academic Intervention/Remote Teacher; 5. Technical Service Representative
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