The number of telecommuting workers has increased 115% in a decade, according to a new report from Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs.
The future is here, and telecommuting is all the rave these days. New entrants into the global workplace are looking for employment positions that allow them the flexibility to continue to live their lives and travel while they work.
Employers all over the world have come to recognize and accept this new trend and are thus making significant changes in their corporate policies to accommodate new employees who require telecommuting provisions in order to take a new job position.
The number of telecommuting workers has increased 115% in a decade, according to a new report from Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs. That translates to 3.9 million workers, or almost 3% of the total U.S. workforce, working from home at least half the time in 2015, an increase from 1.8 million in 2005.
While older, more legacy firms move to catch up with changing times, other firms are at the forefront of this new movement. Some have opted to do away with the traditional office model altogether and have created businesses that have a 100 percent remote workforce. Here are ten such firms that are hiring right now.
InVision is the Digital Product Design platform used to make the world’s best customer experiences. We provide design tools and educational resources for teams to navigate every stage of the product design process, from ideation to development.
PartnerCentric, Inc. is a fully remote performance marketing agency with over 40 full-time employees based in the US and Europe. At our core, we build meaningful relationships and aim to be the best partners for our clients and for each other.
Toptal is a network of the world’s top 3% of software engineering, design, and finance talent – available on demand to help companies accelerate, adapt, and scale.
MoveOn is the largest independent, progressive, digitally-connected organizing group in the United States.
5. Modern Tribe
Modern Tribe, Inc. is a rapidly growing software & design company. We develop custom solutions for some of the world’s largest companies, government institutions and smaller growing organizations.
6. Student Loan Hero
Student Loan Hero combines financial education with easy-to-use tools, unbiased personalized advice and repayment plans to help student loan borrowers become financially healthy.
7. Collage. com
Collage.com allows users to create and purchase customized photo collages in frames, on mugs, on blankets and more with their easy-to-use website.
TrustHCS serves the healthcare industry by eliminating backlogs, improves documentation and reducing downtime for you and your organization. Ultimately, the TrustHCS team is dedicated to [implementing] new and efficient processes in coding, compliance, and revenue cycles that remain in place long after our consulting engagement ends. By delivering long-term value with every consulting initiative, mutual success is assured.
“We help people easily connect and automate the apps they use every day so they can get more work done with less effort. Partners and developers, including Google, Salesforce, Intuit, and Dropbox, use Zapier to offer their customers integrations with over 1,000 other apps.”
Close.io is the inside sales CRM of choice for startups and SMBs. Increase productivity with all your sales communication in one place. We’re changing how the world sells by providing leadership in toolset and mindset.”