…lot of employees potentially struggling to figure out how to connect with their virtual colleagues. Below, people who work remotely talk about what they wish they’d known before taking a remote position, the challenges they face as a remote worker, and how they develop relationships when face-to-face interaction isn’t an option.
Lisa Rabasca Roepe
Lisa, thank you for this wise publication. Recently we conducted research about remote engineers and found the greatest difficulties of working in a distributed team that are also mentioned in your article!
1. No boundaries between their work and personal life.
2. Feeling detached from the team or having difficulties in communication.
3. Difficulties with self-organization.