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What is “Time in lieu”?

What is “Time in lieu”?

Top 5 Digital Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2021

Top 5 Digital Marketing Conferences to...

How to Optimize a Customer Success Manager Resume to Get Remote Positions

How to Optimize a Customer Success Man...

How to Become a Digital Nomad: Explained

How to Become a Digital Nomad: Explain...

What is State Income Tax (SIT)?

What is State Income Tax (SIT)?

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What is “Time in lieu”?
11 min
Remote Work
What is “Time in lieu”?

During busy days, employers may require employees to work longer hours or extra days to meet de...

Top 5 Digital Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2021
5 min
Remote Work
Top 5 Digital Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2021

Digital marketing is crucial for any business. Nevertheless, effective online advertising comes...

How to Optimize a Customer Success Manager Resume to Get Remote Positions
12 min
Remote Work
How to Optimize a Customer Success Manager Resume to Get Remote Positions

Need to freshen up your customer success manager resume? Good idea. Now, we have to face a bit ...

How to Become a Digital Nomad: Explained
17 min
Remote Work
How to Become a Digital Nomad: Explained

Since 2014 an incredible movement of people adopting digital nomad lifestyles became evident ar...

What is State Income Tax (SIT)?
7 min
Legal
What is State Income Tax (SIT)?

Table of Contents What is State Income Tax (SIT)?What is SIT?Form W-4 and State Income TaxState...

4 Essential Traits for Great Remote Workers
6 min
Remote Work
4 Essential Traits for Great Remote Workers

Last year was a different one. As the global pandemic hit the entire world, many businesses hav...

What Is Form W-3?
12 min
Legal
What Is Form W-3?

Table of Contents What Is Form W-3?What is Form W-3?Who Should File Form W-3?When Should Form W...

The Ultimate List of Noise-Cancelling Apps for All Platforms
19 min
Tools & Resources
The Ultimate List of Noise-Cancelling Apps for All Platforms

In case of an important meeting with a client, or an interview for a new job you are applying f...

How to Use Time Tracking Apps on RemoteTeam?
9 min
Company News
How to Use Time Tracking Apps on RemoteTeam?

How to review the tracked time of a team member? A guide on reviewing a team member’s tra...

How to Use Invoice App?
7 min
Company News
How to Use Invoice App?

How to Install the Invoice App? A guide on how to install the Invoice App so team members can s...

How to Manage your Documents on RemoteTeam?
8 min
Company News
How to Manage your Documents on RemoteTeam?

How do I add a team member to a created document? A guide to adding a team member to a created ...

What is a Tax Identification Number (TIN)?
8 min
Legal
What is a Tax Identification Number (TIN)?

Table of Contents What is a Tax Identification Number (TIN)?Tax Identification Number TypesSoci...

Everything You Need to Know About Harvest
8 min
Tools & Resources
Everything You Need to Know About Harvest

When it comes to project management, time is very necessary, more so when it involves remote or...

What is State Unemployment Insurance Tax (SUI)?
7 min
Legal
What is State Unemployment Insurance Tax (SUI)?

Table of Contents What is State Unemployment Insurance Tax(SUI)?What is SUI?Who Should Pay the ...

Ultimate List of Fully Remote Companies
6 min
Remote Work
Ultimate List of Fully Remote Companies

Remote work is one thing more people would like to venture into with the outbreak of this world...

What is Manual Payment App and How to Use it?
3 min
Remote Work
What is Manual Payment App and How to Use it?

How to Install the Manual Payment App The Manual Payment app will allow you to keep track of al...

How to Use Check-in App on RemoteTeam
12 min
Company News
How to Use Check-in App on RemoteTeam

How to Allow Team Members and Managers to Edit Check-in Times An article that shows you how to ...

How to Manage Equipment Tracking on RemoteTeam
3 min
Company News
How to Manage Equipment Tracking on RemoteTeam

How to Add an Equipment An article that shows how to add equipment like a phone or laptop to yo...

How to Manage Your Bank Accounts on RemoteTeam?
6 min
Company News
How to Manage Your Bank Accounts on RemoteTeam?

How to setup a receiver account? Set up your account as a team member or freelancer in RemoteTe...

Top 5 Technologies For PM Which Can Help With Time/Task Management
7 min
Remote Work
Top 5 Technologies For PM Which Can Help With Time/Task Management

As technology is developing continuously, new software products appear in this industry. Many i...

Benefits of Using VPN While Working at Home
6 min
Tools & Resources
Benefits of Using VPN While Working at Home

Working remotely has become the new normal, thanks to all these technological advancements. You...

Is A Coworking Space Worth the Cost if You’re Already Working From Home?
7 min
Remote Work
Is A Coworking Space Worth the Cost if You’re Already Working From Home?

Coworking is becoming a popular trend currently. As of 2019, there were over 19,000 coworking s...

Credible Tips to Keep Efficiency Switching from On-Site to Remote
7 min
Remote Work
Credible Tips to Keep Efficiency Switching from On-Site to Remote

Remote work is not a new concept in most businesses. It was there before the pandemic. However,...

Getting hired in the remote work era: tips and tricks for job seekers
6 min
Hiring
Getting hired in the remote work era: tips and tricks for job seekers

Gone are those days when working in the office was the only way to earn a salary as in the mode...

5 Best Tools that Make Organization at Work a Breeze
6 min
Tools & Resources
5 Best Tools that Make Organization at Work a Breeze

Organizing your workday can be very tricky. Whether you belong to a big or small enterprise, ge...

A Digital Nomad Lifestyle – The Essential Toolkit
9 min
Remote Work
A Digital Nomad Lifestyle – The Essential Toolkit

Twitter, Square, and Upwork – just a few places that have made the switch to full remote ...

Stress Management for Remote Workers – 5 Issues and Stress Reduction Tips
8 min
Remote Work
Stress Management for Remote Workers – 5 Issues and Stress Reduction Tips

Although many studies have shown that telecommuters report less stress and higher morale compar...

How To Structure Your Communication Culture In A Remote Team?
10 min
Remote Work
How To Structure Your Communication Culture In A Remote Team?

Establishing proper communication when you are working with a remote team is one of the first t...

How to Prevent Burnout When Working Remotely
10 min
Remote Work
How to Prevent Burnout When Working Remotely

Table of Contents Table of contentsImprovement of Physical Activity!Going to the GymRegular Bre...

The 5 Best Ways to Pay International Contractors and Employees Abroad
5 min
Payroll
The 5 Best Ways to Pay International Contractors and Employees Abroad

Paying your international contractors and employees properly plays a role in retaining talent i...

Receive Money to your QIWI Wallet in Russia with RemoteTeam
4 min
Remote Work
Receive Money to your QIWI Wallet in Russia with RemoteTeam

What is QIWI Wallet? QIWI Wallet is an online, mobile payment processing and money transfer sys...

What Is 1099 Form And Who Needs It?
12 min
Legal
What Is 1099 Form And Who Needs It?

Table of Contents What  Is 1099 Form And Who Needs It?What is a Form 1099?What is the informati...

The New, More Powerful Invoice App
5 min
Company News
The New, More Powerful Invoice App

With the recent update to our Invoice App, you can now create Invoices for your Independent Con...

What is SWIFT and How Does It Work?
5 min
Tools & Resources
What is SWIFT and How Does It Work?

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) provides safe and secure f...

Remote Work and Legal Issues Explained
11 min
Legal
Remote Work and Legal Issues Explained

In recent times, working has become more difficult in the office. Even though this pandemic sit...

7 Practical Remote Work Lessons You Can Learn From Digital Nomads
6 min
Remote Work
7 Practical Remote Work Lessons You Can Learn From Digital Nomads

Coronavirus has left its mark on every facet of our lives and work is no exception. To give you...

Freelancer Tools for Free to Increase Your Productivity
7 min
Tools & Resources
Freelancer Tools for Free to Increase Your Productivity

Freelancing jobs have been in existence for a long time but with the emergence of Covid-19, the...

Compare W2 vs W4: Which form do you need?
12 min
Legal
Compare W2 vs W4: Which form do you need?

If you are an employer, you must fill in different types of forms within a tax year. Even if yo...

Everything You Need to Know About EOR
13 min
Legal
Everything You Need to Know About EOR

The organizations are inclined to boundary expansion in international spheres. They engaged in ...

Everything You Need to Know About PEO
13 min
Legal
Everything You Need to Know About PEO

All over the world, small and midsize businesses struggle with expanding. When they make it hap...

How to Separate Work From Life When Working From Home?
7 min
Remote Work
How to Separate Work From Life When Working From Home?

Working from home, or WFH as we call it, has become a trend of late, and especially now during ...

Could Working From Home Tempt You to Abandon City Life?
9 min
Remote Work
Could Working From Home Tempt You to Abandon City Life?

You’ve finally broken free of the 9 to 5. No more office, suit or rush hours. Remote work means...

Live Like a Digital Nomad: Everything You Need to Know About Nomad Visas
12 min
Remote Work
Live Like a Digital Nomad: Everything You Need to Know About Nomad Visas

Have you ever heard of the phenomena Digital Nomad? I knew its sounds like a mismatch. The firs...

How to Show You’re Productive When Working Remotely
5 min
Remote Work
How to Show You’re Productive When Working Remotely

It may be difficult for a freelancer or any other remote worker to show their work ethics and q...

New Employee Hiring Checklist Template
5 min
Hiring
New Employee Hiring Checklist Template

Are you looking to hire new employees? Hiring new employees is a very critical stage in every c...

5 Network Security Mistakes To Avoid In Remote Work
10 min
Privacy
5 Network Security Mistakes To Avoid In Remote Work

Want to get the best – and safest – experience in your remote work? Then be sure to avoid these...

Consider These Before Switching to Remote Work
9 min
Remote Work
Consider These Before Switching to Remote Work

2020 was the year it all changed. The metro stations echoed with emptiness, the city centre san...

7 Gifts To Buy For a Work From Home Employee
10 min
Remote Work
7 Gifts To Buy For a Work From Home Employee

The holidays are quickly approaching. That means Christmas carols and calls with your quirky un...

Remote Marketing Team Management Guide
10 min
Remote Work
Remote Marketing Team Management Guide

Working with remote teams can sometimes be difficult, especially when first starting out. But c...

Paid Time-Off and Vacation: What is the Difference?
6 min
Compliance
Paid Time-Off and Vacation: What is the Difference?

Some employees’ perception of paid time off varies depending on the company’s polic...

10 Companies Offering Unlimited Paid Time-Off
8 min
Remote Work
10 Companies Offering Unlimited Paid Time-Off

Enjoying unlimited Paid Time-Off in your newly employed company? Yaaay!!! This is one exciting ...

Paid Time off Policy Examples From Remote Companies
5 min
Compliance
Paid Time off Policy Examples From Remote Companies

Time-off is undoubtedly a great perk for any remote company looking to nurture a healthy and co...

6 Ways To Foster Workplace Culture When Working Remotely
9 min
Remote Work
6 Ways To Foster Workplace Culture When Working Remotely

Workplace culture is an important part of every work environment. It takes times to cultivate a...

Communication Mistakes That Destroy Team Productivity
9 min
Remote Work
Communication Mistakes That Destroy Team Productivity

With the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the world, many of us are no strangers to the idea of remot...

Types of Paid Time-Off Policies By Companies
4 min
Compliance
Types of Paid Time-Off Policies By Companies

Paid time-off is a benefit employees derive from their employers. Paid time-off benefits includ...

What is Time-Blocking? – Doing Better At Remote Working
4 min
Remote Work
What is Time-Blocking? – Doing Better At Remote Working

Time-blocking is a time management method that requires that you divide your day into blocks of...

SafetyWing Review
6 min
Tools & Resources
SafetyWing Review

SafetyWing is a travel medical insurance that covers people from all over the world, while outs...

Best Free Time Tracking Apps
6 min
Tools & Resources
Best Free Time Tracking Apps

Table of Contents The Essence of Time Tracking AppsDeskTimeTogglactiTIMEClockifyHarvestRescueTi...

Telecommuting Definition – What is Telecommuting?
4 min
Remote Work
Telecommuting Definition – What is Telecommuting?

It is a practice of working from a location other than the office, making use of the internet, ...

Payroll Service Versus Invoicing
5 min
Payroll
Payroll Service Versus Invoicing

An employee’s overall expenses, including wages and salaries, bonuses, benefits, commission, ex...

5 Ways to Stay Motivated While Working Remotely
3 min
Remote Work
5 Ways to Stay Motivated While Working Remotely

Working remotely is really daunting since it comes with extra stress and added distractions fro...

Top Remote Companies That Are Hiring in 2021
8 min
Hiring
Top Remote Companies That Are Hiring in 2021

Remote work is now the new normal and not an “exception to the work rule” Many companies, both ...

What The Future Workspace Might Look Like in 2021?
7 min
Remote Work
What The Future Workspace Might Look Like in 2021?

The coronavirus outbreak has changed our work environment and how we interact with our colleagu...

Employee Time Tracking – A Comprehensive Guide
4 min
Tools & Resources
Employee Time Tracking – A Comprehensive Guide

Time tracking is the act of tracking and recording employee working hours. Time tracking is oft...

8 Challenges Remote Teams Managers Should Know
8 min
Remote Work
8 Challenges Remote Teams Managers Should Know

Allowing your employees to work remotely has a lot of benefits. Research studies have found tha...

Effective Tips to Prepare Remote Worker Interviews
4 min
Hiring
Effective Tips to Prepare Remote Worker Interviews

Just like any other interview, where you have to be physically present, remote interviews are n...

How Managers Can Build Trust in a Remote Team?
7 min
Remote Work
How Managers Can Build Trust in a Remote Team?

Working in a remote team isn’t the same as working from the office. That’s when you have to dea...

Everything You Need to Know About DeskTime
5 min
Tools & Resources
Everything You Need to Know About DeskTime

Time tracking software or tools have rapidly become the fastest growing tool to measure product...

7 Key Catalysts That Are Transforming the Future of Work
7 min
Remote Work
7 Key Catalysts That Are Transforming the Future of Work

The Industrial revolution has created more jobs than it has destroyed. According to the future ...

Employer Decision: Independent Contractor Versus Employee?
3 min
Hiring
Employer Decision: Independent Contractor Versus Employee?

When we need a specific job or regular service, we always look for the right method for this jo...

Best Free Payroll Software for Small Businesses in 2020
5 min
Payroll
Best Free Payroll Software for Small Businesses in 2020

Payroll is an essential part of most businesses. No matter how big or small a business, you wil...

How To Fill Out a W-8BEN Form?
5 min
Compliance
How To Fill Out a W-8BEN Form?

This guide is prepared to help you fill a W8-Ben form in the easiest and simplistic way. We are...

PEO vs EOR: What is The Difference?
6 min
Legal
PEO vs EOR: What is The Difference?

Many new terms entered our lives with the spread of remote work. PEO (Professional Employment O...

Top Websites for Remote Networking
5 min
Remote Work
Top Websites for Remote Networking

Remote jobs, also known as telecommuting jobs or flexible jobs, are now a growing opportunity i...

The Best Online Payroll Services in 2020
9 min
Payroll
The Best Online Payroll Services in 2020

Payroll systems today are overly complex and require too many manual tasks. Doing payroll manua...

Best Payroll Software for Small Businesses
5 min
Payroll
Best Payroll Software for Small Businesses

We all know wages and salaries are rewards for work done; either in a corporate physical struct...

How to Avoid Procrastination While Working from Home?
7 min
Remote Work
How to Avoid Procrastination While Working from Home?

When you work from home, procrastination can become your worst enemy. There are so many other t...

How to Automate Payroll Using TransferWise and RemoteTeam Platform?
5 min
Payroll
How to Automate Payroll Using TransferWise and RemoteTeam Platform?

You can integrate TransferWise with a remote team platform to automate payroll for your remote ...

What Is Payroll? Introduction to Payroll
8 min
Payroll
What Is Payroll? Introduction to Payroll

Payroll is a list of employees of an organization, institution or company that is entitled to r...

10 Best Books for Remote Managers and Employees
6 min
Tools & Resources
10 Best Books for Remote Managers and Employees

The future of work really looks exciting; seeing that there’s an option to work from home as co...

Cheapest Places to Live as a Digital Nomad
17 min
Remote Work
Cheapest Places to Live as a Digital Nomad

In today’s world, people who are tired of the rat race in the traditional workplaces and the li...

Remote Work and Wellness Empowerment: 5 Tit Bits
5 min
Remote Work
Remote Work and Wellness Empowerment: 5 Tit Bits

The coronavirus pandemic has altered life and work in many ways. However, businesses need to th...

Best International Payroll Apps For Remote Teams in 2021
6 min
Payroll
Best International Payroll Apps For Remote Teams in 2021

Thanks to a lot of tools, from time management to project tracking, building and scaling a remo...

Remote-First Teams: We All Have a New Social Responsibility
3 min
Remote Work
Remote-First Teams: We All Have a New Social Responsibility

We all know the mental and physical issues in “work from home” Some employees suffe...

How to Set Up a Home Office for Remote Work?
5 min
Remote Work
How to Set Up a Home Office for Remote Work?

The events of 2020 have vastly increased the number of people who work from home. Needless to s...

Global Legal Support for All Your Remote Team Needs
2 min
Legal
Global Legal Support for All Your Remote Team Needs

RemoteTeam has built a partnership program with successful law firms all around the world. We a...

Hiring Benefits: Independent Contractor or an Employee?
3 min
Legal
Hiring Benefits: Independent Contractor or an Employee?

In the remote world, there are 2 types of working remotely, especially when a company has a rem...

Main Cybersecurity Risks of Working from Home
7 min
Privacy
Main Cybersecurity Risks of Working from Home

In a bid to manage the spread of COVID-19, government and health officials have advised busines...

Remote Management Tips for Modern Construction Project Managers
7 min
Remote Work
Remote Management Tips for Modern Construction Project Managers

Modern construction is increasingly moving towards adopting remote work more permanently in man...

Starter Guide for Independent Contractors in California
2 min
Hiring
Starter Guide for Independent Contractors in California

Independent Contractors in California The world is going remote, and you don’t need to work in ...

How to Conquer Loneliness During Working Remotely?
7 min
Remote Work
How to Conquer Loneliness During Working Remotely?

For many people, the opportunity to work from home is what makes it attractive for a company. I...

How to Stay As a Real Leader While Working Remotely?
7 min
Remote Work
How to Stay As a Real Leader While Working Remotely?

In a bid to manage the spread of COVID-19, government and health officials have requested organ...

What Are W-8 BEN and W-8 BEN-E Forms?
9 min
Compliance
What Are W-8 BEN and W-8 BEN-E Forms?

Remote teams give employers a chance to build a dream team without boundaries. For employees, i...

Best Tools for Companies Transitioning to a Fully Remote Team
7 min
Tools & Resources
Best Tools for Companies Transitioning to a Fully Remote Team

Are you a brick-and-mortar company looking to start working remotely? Here are the tools you ne...

Best Rising Work From Home Jobs in 2021
9 min
Remote Work
Best Rising Work From Home Jobs in 2021

Working from home might not be for everyone — but it definitely has its perks. There’s no commu...

Remote Work Experts and Influencers to Watch
16 min
Remote Work
Remote Work Experts and Influencers to Watch

We all have people we want to follow on social media. It could be as a result of their industry...

5 Apps That Help to Cancel Background Noise in Video Calls
5 min
Tools & Resources
5 Apps That Help to Cancel Background Noise in Video Calls

Do you sometimes wish you could get rid of annoying background noise in your calls? Do you alwa...

Best 30 Companies That Work Remotely
14 min
Hiring
Best 30 Companies That Work Remotely

As a company, do we all need to be under one roof to deliver amazing results? The answer is a b...

Free Remote Tools for Small Remote Teams
11 min
Tools & Resources
Free Remote Tools for Small Remote Teams

Growing your small remote company comes with a pack of challenges. Even if you have a lot of fu...

Best Instant Chat Apps for Remote Teams
18 min
Tools & Resources
Best Instant Chat Apps for Remote Teams

Remote working has now become a growing trend with an increasing number of sectors now facilita...