NoDesk: Issue #258
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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Director of Artificial Intelligence at Sticker Mule - Remote (Worldwide)
Front-End Engineer at Bebop - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Backend Python Developer at Proxify - Remote (Worldwide)
Account Executive at Nookal - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Ruby on Rails Developer at Proxify - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Unity Developer at Proxify - Remote (Worldwide)
Junior Technical Customer Support and Sales at WebProof - Remote (EU)
Software Engineer (Frontend) at Sticker Mule - Remote (Worldwide)
Site Reliability Engineer at Sticker Mule - Remote (Worldwide)
Partner Marketing Manager at MyFBAPrep - Remote (Worldwide)
Software Engineer at Stimulus - Remote (Worldwide)
Full-stack Developer (React/Node) at Lemon.io - Remote (Canada, Europe, UK, South America)
Software Engineer (Backend) at Sticker Mule - Remote (Worldwide)
Software Engineer (C++) at Sticker Mule - Remote (Worldwide)
Personalized Internet Assessor - US Rater at TELUS International AI - Remote (US)
Senior Full Stack Developer: Long-Term Job - 100% Remote at Proxify - Remote (Worldwide)
Customer Support Specialist - German Speaker at ZenOwn - Remote (Worldwide)
Head of Growth / Marketing for VC Funded Music AI Startup (Remote) at Soundsnap - Remote (Worldwide)
Senior Frontend Developer: Long-Term Job - 100% Remote at Proxify - Remote (Worldwide)
iOS/Swift Developer at Lemon.io - Remote (Europe, LATAM, Canada, Ukraine, UK)
Blockchain Jobs / Cryptocurrency Jobs at Cryptocurrency Jobs - Remote (Worldwide)
Product Owner at Oddball - Remote (US)
Senior Analyst, Sales Commission at MessageBird - Remote (EMEA)
Senior Sales Executive at General Assembly - Remote (US)
SEO/SEM Specialist - Contractor at Cameo - Remote (US)
Support Associate (Spain) at Netlify - Remote (Spain)
Brand Designer at Postscript - Remote (North America)
Marketing Events Manager at Mural - Remote (US)
People Ops Generalist at Elevate Labs - Remote (North America, South America)
Sr Social Media Manager at 1Password - Remote (Canada, US)
Content Manager at Grafana Labs - Remote (EMEA, US)
Lifecycle Email Marketing Manager at ActiveCampaign - Remote (US)
Senior Community Engineer at Pulumi - Remote (EMEA, US)
Senior Lifecycle Marketing Manager at Mozilla - Remote (UK, France, Germany)
Video Intern at Descript - Remote (PT and ET time zones)
Growth Marketing Manager, B2B SaaS at Gremlin - Remote (US)
Impact Content Manager at Kiva - Remote (US)
Influencer Marketing Intern at Descript - Remote (PT and ET time zones)
Paid Social Media Specialist at AgencyAnalytics - Remote (Canada)
Senior Sales Development Representative, Eastern USA at Udacity - Remote (US - East)
Customer Advocate, Tier 1 Support at InVision - Remote (US)
Director, Digital Marketing at Brex - Remote (US)
Finance Associate at Mozilla - Remote (Canada, US)
Marketing Operations Manager at MessageBird - Remote (EMEA)
Product Marketing Manager at CB Insights - Remote (US)
Sales Development Representative at Timescale - Remote (US)
Senior Manager, Mid-Market and SMB Sales at Coursera - Remote (US)
Content Lead, France at Reddit - Remote (EU)
Growth Marketing Manager, B2B Paid Acquisition at Descript - Remote (Canada, US)
Infrastructure Engineer at Ghost - Remote (Worldwide)
Outbound Sales Development Representative at Brex - Remote (US)
Hand-picked articles, stories and ideas from the remote work community and beyond.
SVB employees blame remote work for bank failure
Emily Peck | Axios
In a story in the Financial Times out Thursday, current and former Silicon Valley Bank employees cited the bank’s commitment to remote work as one reason for its failure.
Why are remote workers 'body doubling' online — and can it boost productivity?
Lydia Smith | Yahoo Finance
Essentially, body doubling is a catchy buzzword for working virtually alongside someone else. Instead of rubbing shoulders with someone in a physical office, cafe or co-working space, people are hosting “live work” streams on TikTok for people to work alongside them remotely.
Remote jobs have some workers feeling like college kids again: They play in the afternoon and work at night
Juliana Kaplan, Jacob Zinkula, Andy Kiersz | Business Insider
It’s turned the many American workers who are still in remote or hybrid roles into the professional version of college students: The days and afternoons are fair game for leisure or errands (or naps), and work can be done, much like a library all-nighter, during off-hours.
Working From Home Is Less Healthy Than You Think
Jordan Metzl | The New York Times
If employees are equally productive in remote settings, why ask them to return to the office?
The magic of traveling alone
Traveling alone is lean. You don’t have to mind other people’s desires or needs and hear no other voice than your inner one. That leads to a looser travel style that allows you to take different decisions on the fly.
I shifted my focus to other people. To learn and interact with them. It was easy, simply pushing myself aside and changing my actions accordingly.
Almost paradise: Foreign retirees, digital nomads drawn to South-east Asia
Mara Cepeda, Zunaira Saieed, Tay Hong Yi, Jeffrey Hutton | The Straits Times
South-east Asia is becoming a magnet for foreign retirees, professionals and high net-worth individuals looking for an idyllic place with friendly people to live in, not least because governments here provide incentives for them to do so. But are there trade-offs for locals and how are these mitigated?
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