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NoDesk: Issue #225
A weekly newsletter with the best new remote jobs, stories and ideas from the remote work community, and occasional offbeat pieces to feed your curiosity.
By Daniel (@nodeskco).
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Online Data Analyst - French Speaker at TELUS International AI - Remote (Canada)
Account Manager / Customer Success Manager at Semaphore - Remote (Europe, South America)
Sales & Marketing Specialist at Abundant-Minds - Remote (Canada, UK, US)
Online Data Analyst - English Speaker at TELUS International AI - Remote (Canada)
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WordPress Website Strategist at FreshySites - Remote (Worldwide)
WordPress Front-end Web Designer at FreshySites - Remote (Worldwide)
Data Engineering Team Lead at CoW Protocol - Remote (Worldwide)
Design & Front-End Lead at Upstatement - Remote (Worldwide)
Onboarding Manager (Remote) at Rupa Health - Remote (US)
Senior React Developer at Toptal - Remote (Worldwide)
UX Engineer at Stimulus - Remote (US)
Content Writer at ShoutVox - Remote (Worldwide)
Writer (Remote) at ShoutVox - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Blockchain Developer at Toptal - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Data Engineer at Toptal - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior React Native Developer at Toptal - Remote (Worldwide)
Backend and Infrastructure Engineer, Aselo at Tech Matters - Remote (Worldwide)
Sales Data Analyst (EMEA) at Hotjar - Remote (EMEA)
Finance Manager:in / Accountant (German-speaking) at GOhiring - Remote (Worldwide)
Software Engineer, Application Security at Hotjar - Remote (Africa, Europe, Middle East)
Transcriptionist (French or German) at Appen - Remote (Europe)
Senior Software Engineer at Commit - Remote (Worldwide)
Ruby On Rails Developer at Coolshop - Remote (Worldwide)
QA Manager:in at GOhiring - Remote (Worldwide)
Blockchain Jobs / Cryptocurrency Jobs at Cryptocurrency Jobs - Remote (Worldwide)
Communications & PR Manager at Mozilla - Remote (France, Germany, UK)
Content Specialist, Product Support at Figma - Remote (US)
Partner Account Manager at Plaid - Remote (Worldwide)
Product Marketing Manager at Mixmax - Remote (Canada, US)
Product Manager, Education at GitHub - Remote (US)
Senior Marketing Manager at DuckDuckGo - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Product/UX Designer at Respondent - Remote (Canada, US)
Senior UI Designer at Olo - Remote (US)
Visual Designer Contract at Kiva - Remote (US)
Account Manager - EMEA at Bugcrowd - Remote (Worldwide)
Commercial Account Executive at Gong - Remote (US)
Customer Success Associate at Donut - Remote (US)
Head of Marketing at Hunter - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Brand Designer at Netlify - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Data Analyst at CircleCI - Remote (Canada, US)
Senior Lifecycle Marketing Specialist at Scott's Cheap Flights - Remote (US)
Accounts Payable Manager at Grafana Labs - Remote (US)
Business Systems Analyst (Finance) at Netlify - Remote (US)
Content Writer at Sketch - Remote (Africa, Europe)
Head of Content at Human Made - Remote (EMEA)
Product Manager at Bevy - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Backend Engineer (Python) at Doist - Remote (Worldwide)
Content Marketing Associate at Apollo - Remote (US)
Product Support Specialist (Designer) at Sketch - Remote (Africa, Europe)
Senior Content Designer, Experience Foundations at Gusto - Remote (US)
EMEA Financial Services Partnerships, Business Development at Stripe - Remote (UK)
Product Manager at Nava - Remote (US)
Account Manager, France at Dropbox - Remote (France)
Mid-Market Sales Representative at GitHub - Remote (US)
Senior Product Designer - Slideshare at Scribd - Remote (Canada, US)
Hand-picked articles, stories and ideas from the remote work community and beyond.
Greg Rosalsky | NPR
In a new study, economists Jose Maria Barrero, Nicholas Bloom, Steven J. Davis, Brent H. Meyer, and Emil Mihaylov surveyed more than 500 American companies, asking them how they are using remote work. They find that many companies are capitalizing on remote work by using it as a substitute for giving workers raises, so much so that it’s helping to moderate inflation.
Ellen Huet | Bloomberg
If you’ve got a strong case of wanderlust (and disposable income), Kift’s Silicon Valley-style RV park subscriptions mash up Airbnb, WeWork, and co-living on wheels.
Paolo Confino | Fortune
To the list of things that now belong to the before times you already have the commute, the water-cooler talk, even the work friend. Now remote work has come for a Midtown Manhattan pastime: the sad desk salad.
Lora Kelley | The New York Times
People still working remotely are turning to virtual co-working spaces for accountability through a Zoom screen.
Konrad Putzier | The Wall Street Journal
Companies embracing remote and hybrid work are still betting that employee collaboration would benefit from regular office use.
We don’t really talk about layoffs. When you hear someone say they got laid off, it’s likely the next thing you hear from them is about the new job they’re starting. But we don’t talk about what it’s like in between those two events - which means we’re not acknowledging how traumatic it is to be laid off.
David Farrier | Webworm
It turns out posting anonymously on anonymous review site Glassdoor may be a thing of the past.
An American judge has just ruled in favour of kiwi toy company Zuru (valued at well over a billion dollars) — meaning it will be handed the details of former Zuru employees who posted anonymous reviews on the Glassdoor site.
Cathy Free | The Washington Post
‘We’ll be friends for life,’ Siobhan Ennis said of her roommate, who is 58 years her senior.
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