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A Guide to Security Best Practices for Remote Teams

Not too long ago, we believed that to guarantee the performance and security of our applications, we needed to run them in our private datacenter. Then the cloud came around, and we embraced the cost and performance benefits of running our applications on a scalable, on-demand platform without maintaining a fleet of servers in a room.

Allow me let you in on a well-known secret:

There is no cloud.
It’s just someone else’s computer.

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What is like to be a self-employed handmade items creator? 

Handmade gifts are everywhere and are really popular. Having clumsy hands, I’ve never been able to comprehend how such beautiful gifts were made, how long it takes to make one and if it is possible to make a decent living only from selling handmade stuff.  

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Hiring a Part-Time CFO: Key Duties of the Strategic CFO Role

The CFO is a pivotal role within any organisation, of any size. In this guide, we will demonstrate the specific advantages that a part-time CFO can bring a business, in terms of addressing very specific needs with tailored sets of skils.

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What is like to be a travel blogger?

How it looks like – people travelling around the world, sometimes for free, on press trips, and sharing their amazing travel experiences. It sounds like a dream job

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Live and work in Bulgaria

Workiton met with one of the foreigners who lives and works in Sofia, Bulgaria. We wanted to find out what made him leave the more developed Western Europe and move to Bulgaria.

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Bootstrapped: Building A Remote Company

If you ask me, working remotely rocks. I’m currently writing from a small beach bar located on a remote island in southern Thailand. So how does a tech company get this working remote thing right? Read on. The following is based on our story at Planio and how we made it work.

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A Remote Worker’s Guide To Staying Healthy

When most people think about working in a home environment, they think they will be able to wake up late, work in their pajamas, not worry about traffic jams and so on; basically, do whatever they want. And, while that may be partially true, working remotely can have an effect on your physical health.

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How to make remote working work for you

Remote work comes with lots of things to take into account when designing your schedule, ranging from how you work, to your responsibilities to colleagues and those at home, to where you are geographically. Indeed, finding the right balance that works best for you can be tricky.

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Technology in the Workplace

Has technology changed or influenced the way you work? I am sure it has, in one way or another, the future is now and it is taking over.