In the past year, I’ve lived and worked in 18 different cities around the world. At first, I was wary of remote working. Would I remain productive? Can I actually collaborate with my coworkers halfway around the world? The answer to all of those questions is assuredly yes, and now I consider myself lucky to be a part of the remote workforce.
It’s no exaggeration to say that the tech industry is booming these days. Statistics show that between 2004 and 2014, jobs in the tech industry grew 31% faster than jobs in other high-growth sectors like business services. And given the increasing rate at which technology continues to permeate such huge industries as finance and healthcare, you can bet that this enormous growth rate isn’t showing any signs of slowing down.