According to Buffer’s 2019 report* on the State of Remote Work, 22% of people said they struggled with not being able to unplug from work and 19% said they found loneliness to be one of the biggest pitfalls when it comes to working remotely.
Whether you’re a complete newbie or a seasoned remote worker, you can learn to overcome these challenges. It’s all about connecting with others, building relationships, and making time in your busy week for some personal development.
And what better way to do that than to attend an event!
Attending events, whether in-person or online, is a great way to connect with other like-minded people, learn from them, and discover new ways to enhance your career (and lifestyle). Plus, you’ll be keeping abreast of the latest remote work trends and learning how to stay competitive in today’s fast-paced world.
So, let’s look at ways you can do just that with these exciting remote work events happening in April, 2020.
Remote Work Summit
April 14-16, 2020 | Global Online Event
The Remote Work Summit unites a community of people who hold the belief that “the future of work is remote” (well, we have to agree with that!).
The team behind the summit have conducted over 30 interviews with the worlds leading brands, mentors and consultants who hire remotely.
This is an opportunity to hear stories and learn from industry experts at Microsoft, Toptal, Doist, Hubspot, Fiverr, Zapier, Buffer, Trello, and many more of the big players who are making a difference to the world of work.
In previous years the online summit has attracted over 11,000 people from all over the world. And, because it’s conducted online, the experts come to you! Join from anywhere and don’t miss this exciting opportunity.
Running Remote Conference
April 20-21, 2020 | Austin TX, USA
If you’re someone who’s managing or building a remote team for your organisation, then the Running Remote Conference is for you.
It’s two full days of talks, panels and networking carefully curated to teach entrepreneurs and tech leaders every facet of running a remote business.
You’ll walk away with actionable strategies and tactics from acknowledged experts and prominent company leaders that you can utilize the very next day to help you better manage your office-less business, and enhance your work-life balance.
As always, the conference has an awesome line-up of speakers this year representing Zapier, 10Up, Angelist, Crossover, Flexjobs, PowerToFly, Gitlab, Automattic, just to name a few.
The conference will attract 500+ remote-friendly leaders from all over the world to Austin, Texas. You’ll mingle and rub shoulders with a niche group from a variety of industries, mainly SaaS, ecommerce, digital agencies, BPO’s and non-profit organisations.
Don’t miss this conference if you are a startup or growing enterprise looking to build or scale a remote team.
Oh, and be sure to look out for team members from Remote Work Hub at the Running Remote conference this year – we’re looking forward to meeting you!
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