Remote Work Reading 📖

Remote Work Resources

It's always possible to be a better remote worker. Whether it is to improve some skills or have fresh views, these readings will keep you inspired and happy!

Best Remote Work Books

Remote: Office not required by Jason Fried and David Hansson Heinemeier Hansson
This is a great reading for those who want to know who want to understand why more companies are going remote and what kind of challenges and benefits you can get from working remotely.

It Doesn’t Have to be Crazy at Work by Jason Fried and David Hansson Heinemeier Hansson
A manifesto that rejects the idea of long work hours, hustle culture, and "whatever it takes" practices are necessary to run successful businesses.

From Chaos to Successful Distributed Agile Teams: Collaborate to Deliver by Johanna Rothman and Mark Kilby
In this book, you'll learn to use three mindset shifts and the agile and lean principles to create your successful distributed agile team. 

Subtle Acts of Exclusion: How to Understand, Identify, and Stop Microaggressions by Tiffany Jana and Michael Baran
A practical handbook that helps individuals and organizations recognize and prevent microaggressions so that all employees can feel a sense of belonging.

The Anywhere Operating System by Friday.app
A hands-on user manual on how to run your business from anywhere. It includes principles and tactics that you can apply as soon as you read it!

Best Remote Work Blogs and Newsletters

Aha! Blog
Aha is one of our favorite remote companies (check their job listings here) and they share everything about their remote culture in their blog!

Doist Blog and Newsletter
Doist has built productivity tools that tons of remote companies use all while being a remote company themselves. In their blog, they share everything they've learned while building their remote culture. Their newsletter is also great!

Know Your Team Blog
A great resource for leaders that want to build great remote teams and keep the best remote workers in their team.

Zapier Blog
One of the biggest remote-first companies in the world shares their experiences and tips on running a remote workforce.

Shogun Blog
Go behind the scenes with one of our favorite remote companies to learn about their remote culture.

Open Blog by Buffer
Buffer shares everything they've learned and are learning as they build one of the coolest remote companies in the world. You can find topics like remote team culture, thoughts behind business decisions, and strategies.

Work Life Blog by Atlassian
Advice, stories, and expertise about remote work life today by the company that is building tools like Trello and Jira. We also like their newsletter very much!

Counterflows Newsletter by Lauren Razavi
Lauren Razavi shares the best links about borderless living (what a great concept!), and updates on policy work to enhance people's understanding of digital nomads.

Path Nine Newsletter by Kevin Kirkpatrick (our CEO!)
Strategies, insights, and tips to help you think, work, and live better.

Best Remote Work Guides & Reports

Best Remote Work FAQs

Arc FAQs
The folks at Arc have curated knowledge from the remote community to give you actionable answers to use right now. Content is sourced from key thought leaders, our network’s 12,000+ remote developers, trending Twitter threads, and top-cited articles. Check it out!

Last update: July 2021

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