Episode 102

People Operations Associate at Customer.io
15 August 2017 Comments
00:00:00 00:59:12
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Guest Interview:
Some of the topics that we cover in our chat with Rachel include:
  • Rachel’s article and thoughts on the book Remote by Jason Fried & DHH. 
  • How Rachel got started in a remote-based company.
  • What tools and services perform best in remote teams.
  • The benefits and role of Slack in the remote workplace.
  • What type of jobs and people work best in remote teams.
  • The importance of value and flexibility in remote teams.
  • Roles that are remote work friendly, but not necessarily flexible.
  • How remote teams tackle the time-zone factor and use it to their advantage.
  • The importance of trust and communication.
  • How remote teams organise and handle team meetings.
  • Some of Customer.io’s initiatives for team and relationship building.
  • The challenges of relying heavily on written communication.
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