Pioneer Q & A
How did you start working remotely? Was it something you sought out or stumbled into?
I sort of stumbled into working remotely initially, and then after trying it for a while, active sought it out. It’s great, and the flexibility really is a huge benefit.
Do you still work remotely?
Yes. I work from a home “office” a majority of the time, but log a handful of hours each week in local coffee shops and the like.
What do you do for work and for fun?
I’m a data scientist by day, but for fun I do all types of programing and tech stuff. I also love baseball.
What cities do you call “home” and why do you want to be a Workfrom ambassador?
How did you find out about Workfrom and why do you want to bring it to your area?
I found out about Workfrom from googling. I’m always on the lookout for new and exciting coffee shops to work from.
Any tips you’d like to share for others wanting to or already working remotely?
Don’t be afraid to talk to the people working. Just being friendly can go a long way.
Any tips for those wanting to visit and work from your area?
There are many coffee shops along the various T lines.
What do you like most about Workfrom, and what would you like to see above all else come from us in the next year?
Too many times I find myself trying to sift through numerous yelp reviews just trying to find out if a place is conducive to working from and most importantly, if they have wifi.