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6 tips to avoid the job search depression

Finding a new job can be a long and stressful process, especially for the unemployed. Usually, the recruitment process for a single position lasts between 2 and 4 weeks. The frustration is huge when after 2 weeks of waiting for a response, the recruiter calls with bad news and kills all hopes and positive attitude.

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Hiring a Startup CFO – When to Hire a CFO and Why You Need One

The value of a CFO for a young company is a hotly contested topic. Many argue that they are unnecessary add-ons and that a small, savvy, well-trained financial team can satisfy the business’s needs. On the other hand, CFO’s bring a deeper and more strategic financial perspective that can help companies prepare for the future and optimize their current operations.

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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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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.