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The remote job market has expanded rapidly, offering a wealth of opportunities for professionals seeking flexibility and work-life balance. However, this growth has also led to an increase in job scams, targeting eager job seekers. Here are strategies to help you navigate the remote job landscape safely on MotherWorks.com. 1. Research the Company Thoroughly Before applying, research the company. Check their website, read reviews, and...
Remote work has become an integral part of many industries, and healthcare is no exception. While not all roles in healthcare can be performed remotely, many administrative, support, and even some clinical services have successfully transitioned to remote settings. Here are thirteen advantages of remote work in the healthcare sector. 1. Increased Access to Care Remote work in healthcare, particularly through telemedicine, allows for...
The past few years have witnessed a seismic shift in the work landscape, with remote work transitioning from a rare perk to a common feature of many jobs. This shift has not only redefined the concept of the workplace but also highlighted numerous benefits that employees enjoy while working remotely. Here are the top eight reasons employees like being remote workers. 1. Flexibility The most significant advantage of remote work is...
Research on the effectiveness of employees based on their work location has become increasingly important as businesses navigate the complexities of the modern workplace. The debate between on-site, remote, and hybrid work models is ongoing, with each offering its unique set of advantages and challenges. This article delves into the latest research findings on employee effectiveness across these three predominant work...
Do you have an upcoming remote job interview? We’ve compiled a list of tips to help you nail your next interview. Day Before Your Interview Preparation is everything! The more prepared you are the more likely you’ll be to nail your interview and be offered the job. Here are 6 tips to help ensure you’re prepared: Research the company. Knowledge is power! Thoroughly research the company interviewing you. A few...
Searching for the perfect job is no easy task. It's hard work. To help keep you inspired and motivated throughout your job search, we’ve gathered our favorite inspiration quotes.  "There is a way to do it better…find it" —Thomas Edison "You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore." - William Faulkner "Love what you do and do what you love. Don't listen...
More and more employees want to work from home or work part-time from home. Employers need to decide if they will be more open to change or risk losing good workers because they aren't flexible enough. To succeed, organizations need to move away from practices that are the same for everyone to ones that are more personalized. People's feelings about hybrid work are very different, according to new research from both Google Workspace...
Remote work has many benefits. But, remote work isn’t for everyone. There are several valid reasons remote work might not be the right choice for an individual or organization. In this article, we discuss five pitfalls that come along with the remote work business model.  Distractions From the family pet begging for pats to sharing a workspace with your kids, remote work comes with many distractions.  A recent...
According to numerous studies, employees who regularly work remotely are happier and stay with their companies longer than on-site employees. This is hugely beneficial to employers who want to hold onto their talent and ensure their workforce is happy and productive. This article outlines six key reasons employers and employees are happier in a remote work environment. 1. Better work-life balance 86% of people feel that working...
Interviews are an extremely valuable part of the recruitment process, helping identify prospective employees who align with your company's goals and culture.   Below are 101 questions to ask candidates during an interview:   Are you good at multitasking? Can you describe a time when you led by example? Describe a time when you had to work with someone whose personality or work style was very different from...
Are you hiring a remote workforce ? Building the right team is critical. When you're hiring for hybrid and remote roles, there are specific attributes you'll want to keep an eye out for. This article shares nine must-have traits hiring managers should look for when interviewing candidates for remote roles. Communication Skills “Communication works for those who work at it.” John Powell Strong communication skills are...