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Bitcoin For Beginners: The Best Resources To Learn

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Bitcoin For Beginners: The Best Resources To Learn About Bitcoin Chapter 1: Bitcoin Books Chapter 2: Bitcoin Podcasts Chapter 3: Bitcoin Analysts Chapter 4: Bitcoin Articles Chapter 5: Bitcoin Resource Libraries Chapter 6: Where To Buy Bitcoin   The Best Books To Learn About Bitcoin  The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking Author: Saifedean Ammous The...

Average Work Hours Per Week For Every Country

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Measuring working hours is hard to do across a company, let alone all of the countries of the world. But the OECD collects the average annual hours worked for each country by taking the total number of hours actually worked per year divided by the average number of people in employment per year. That is the best dataset available for working hours. To get to average working hours per week by...

Every Company Announcing A Hybrid Work Model (May 18 Update)

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The spread of COVID-19 forced anyone who could work from home to do just that. Where and how work should be done was questioned in a massive, global experiment. As a result, many companies announced permanent policies for remote work. As some offices started to open again in 2021, other companies announced hybrid work plans. This is a list of all of those hybrid announcements. But first, here is...

Who Accepts Bitcoin? Every Company That Takes Bitcoin As Payment

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If you’re looking for a comprehensive list of who accepts Bitcoin for purchases, look no further. We’ve exhausted the internet to find every company that accepts Bitcoin as payment. Every time a new company announces that it accepts Bitcoin, we will update this list. Below, you’ll see mom-and-pops to major companies and everyone in between that accepts Bitcoin.   Companies...

Every Company Doing A 4-Day Work Week (MAY 15, 2022 UPDATE)

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<< 4-Day Work Week: Complete Overview Next chapter: Countries >> Why do we work five days and 40 hours per week? Is it the exact right amount of time for every full-time employee in all jobs across every industry? No. That’s not the reason why we all work five days per week. During the Industrial Revolution, factory workers often worked 80-100 hours per week. Employees were...

100 Companies With The Best Work-Life Balance

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A list of companies with the “best” work-life balance usually comes out biased. Best is subjective, after all. I didn’t want to add another subjective list to the internet. Here’s how I went about it instead. There are specific employee benefits that show a company’s dedication to work-life balance. Companies that offer these employee benefits tangibly commit to work...

71 Remote Work Books For Your Home Office Shelf

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Every so often you read a book that makes you say “Oh, wow.” It’s changed the way you think about your work, your company, your time, or priorities. It’s both relevant enough to your life and tangible enough to implement. You fly through the book. Whether you work from home or run a remote company, a major shakeup that only a book could provide is welcomed every so often...

Asynchronous Communication: Every Company Going Async-First

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Things move quickly these days. In 2020, remote work was the future. In early 2021, it was hybrid work. As we head into 2022, now asynchronous work has been declared the future.   What is asynchronous communication? Simply put, asynchronous means “not happening at the same time.” Therefore, asynchronous communication is a form of discussion where the parties participate at...

Every Company Going Remote Permanently: MAY 11 UPDATE

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As COVID-19 spread around the world in early 2020, offices were forced to close. Anyone who could work from home started to right away. Companies were forced to quickly figure out how to communicate, collaborate, share documents, and manage teams virtually. After just a few months, though, a number of business leaders started to figure out the whole work-from-home thing has benefits. That’s...

Every Work-From-Home Job That Provides Equipment

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If a company hires someone to work from home, that employee needs to have the right equipment.  There are only a few options for providing equipment to remote workers. It’s pretty straightforward. You can provide a stipend, or a fixed sum of money the employee can use toward home office equipment.  Or, you can provide the actual equipment (send it to the employee’s house)...