Rise of Remote Podcast
How is the world adapting to the rise of remote? The future of work is arriving, and these stories will help us understand how to navigate the new normal.
How a Family Is Adapting to ChangeIn this episode, I’m joined by Kyle Hutchinson, his wife Jen, and their family. During the first part of the conversation, Kyle and I do a bit of a temperature check on his remote work experience. When we spoke, Kyle, who works at an eCommerce company in Seattle, was six days into his remote work experience. We discuss some of the initial pain points, what he’s doing to settle into his new normal, what he misses most about being in the office, and what’s intriguing him the most about this trans
04/09/2020 – 1 MIN READ
When Reality Forces Necessity – Uncovering the Challenges of Remote WorkingIn this episode, we’re joined by Jen Kalal, senior program manager at Amazon. Jen works in recruiting and manages the team’s capacity, figuring out how many new hires are needed, where they’re going to be hired, and how many recruiters are required to help achieve the goal. One of the most challenging areas right now is human capital, and Jen provides insight into some of the adjustments that had to be made when Amazon gave the directive for remote work. Jen and I also discuss her biggest chal
03/26/2020 – 1 MIN READ