Telework Lessons from a Globetrotting Employee

Telework Lessons from a Globetrotting Employee

a person using a laptop while looking out over a mountain view January 17, 2017 By: Emily Bratcher

With technology making remote work easier than ever, tech company Higher Logic takes the plunge and allows an employee to travel the world while working remotely. Here's what the company is learning during his year of extreme telecommuting.

When Bryant Burnheimer approached his bosses at Higher Logic—a company that specializes in cloud-based community platforms—about working remotely for an entire year in different cities around the globe, it took some time to get their heads around the idea. Burnheimer, an implementation project manager at Higher Logic, applied and was accepted to Remote Year, a program that allows a group of professionals to travel the world for a year while still holding down their jobs, albeit at a distance....