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Networking In-Person vs Online

Not everyone is an extrovert, but thanks to online platforms like PowerToFly and other virtual communities, everyone has the ability to network online. With that being said, just because you're behind a screen doesn't mean you should take it any less seriously than you would in person. Learn tried and true techniques for networking in-person AND online in this live Q&A with Noelle Johnson,...

How To Manage A Remote Team & Thrive In A Remote-Friendly Culture

Virtual teams are becoming the norm - which means the demand for remote managers is also on the rise. But what's the difference between managing in-person vs virtually? And how can one thrive in this new, virtual culture? Limor Bergman Gross manages a large remote team as the Director of Engineering at DigitalOcean, and is joining us for a live Q&A to help you become a better remote manager,...

Pioneering Remote Work At A Non-Remote Company

Do you love your current role and employer but wish there were more flexibility? As the workplace shifts to a more widely accepted remote culture, asking your current employer for more flexibility, be it going totally remote, flexible hours, or even specific work-from-home days is easier than you think! Join Sacha Connor, Founder of Virtual Work Insider for a virtual Q&A on how YOU can pioneer...

Tips For Applying To Remote Roles (Successfully!)

As with all applications, there are ways to make yourself standout when applying to remote roles in both good, and bad ways. During this hour-long, live Q&A, CEO and Co-Founder of YouCanBook.me is joining the PowerToFly Community to debunk some common misconceptions about remote applications and share the DO's and DONT's when applying remote. If you're thinking about applying to a remote...

Remote 101: Tips For Scoring - And Thriving At - A Remote Job

Securing a remote role is becoming increasingly more competitive - but it doesn't have to be! Sure, employers hiring remote/ flexible employees are looking for talented individuals who fit their job descriptions, but many times, the ideal remote candidate's communication and soft skills are just as (if not more) important. Join Nicole Tibaldi, an Engineering Manager at Circle CI to find out...

How To Be A Pillar Of Culture When You Aren't At HQ

Building an inclusive company culture at HQ is hard enough, but what happens when you're tasked with building a new office in an entirely new city while maintaining that culture? LizAnn Nealing took that challenge head on, and not only launched Greenhouse's Denver office but helped spearhead more distributed hiring practices company-wide. Join LizAnn for a live Q&A to discuss how you can...

Breaking Free From Your Routine with a Life of Travel

Are you feeling burnt out from your everyday routine and are ready to make a change? Thinking about going abroad but not sure where to start? Perhaps the thought of becoming a digital nomad is more and more appealing? Then join Cepee Tabibian, Founder of She Hit Refresh, an online community connecting like-minded women age 30 and older who want to break free from their routine and start a life...

Is Your Remote Career Powered To Fly?

Whether you're looking for your first virtual role, or if you're among the 99% who "would like to work remotely at least some of the time for the rest of their careers," remote professionals face unique challenges when it comes to career development. Let's talk through those challenges and how to overcome them, to access a sustainable remote career that works for you.

Managing Tech Teamwork Globally

Engineering positions rank among the top five most popular remote jobs across numerous sources - but managing a remote technical team is no easy feat. Whether it's closing the social distance between team members or simply planning team meetings, having a well executed process and strong remote culture is key. Jamie Lyn Woods, User Experience Researcher and María Iglesias, User Experience...

Transitioning From In-Office To Remote Employee

If landing a remote job is on your list of goals for 2020, then this is a must attend chat! Making the move from an in-office role to working from home isn't as easy as one may think, especially if you're not properly prepared with the tools and resources to be successful. Join Alisha KC, a Software Engineer at Digital Ocean to learn her tips and tricks for making this transition an easy one,...

Strategies For Becoming A Better Remote Team Manager

One of the biggest mistakes when it comes to running distributed teams is simply using in-office management methods and then applying them to the remote space. This kind of thinking will make your remote practices clumsy and often second-rate. It’s best to think remote first, and Magda will share with you how to implement it. She will share stories, tactics, and strategies from Remote-how...

She Teaches Women How To Work Smarter (Remotely!) To Live Better Lives

My mission is to provide women with the mindset, methodology and motivation they need to score remote work and build a life of flexibility and freedom. Over the past six years, I've been living and working in Spain and have empowered thousands of women to take the steps they need to start a new life abroad. As the head of Business Development for Sun and Co., one of the top coliving spaces in...