jongjin  Dec 2015
Pioneer / VIP Member and Business Owner   

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How did you start working remotely? Was it something you sought out or stumbled into?

I founded my startup 4 years ago. I tried to make my service and I learned an wordpress by self-taught. And just I joined some projects about make korean tech startup media.

Do you still work remotely?

Yes, I work remotely often. And just write some articles.

What do you do for work and for fun?

Meet other people. I am inspired by them.

What cities do you call “home” and why do you want to be a Workfrom ambassador?

Seoul, Im running a coworking space “Hive Arena” in seoul. I prepared it from 4 years ago when I founded a startup. Im interested in coworking and digital nomad. And My coworking space is representative coworking space in seoul. Hive Arena have some global partnerships with e27, Coboat, CUAsia 2015, etc…

How did you find out about Workfrom and why do you want to bring it to your area?

I found Workfrom in NomadList. And I searched it in google. I immediately saw the potential of Workfrom. It could become an important platform for digital nomads worldwide. I can help nomadic workers can be productive when they stay or visit at seoul.

Any tips you’d like to share for others wanting to or already working remotely?

Just try. If you want to learn to code, just try to learn it through online websites like code school, Treehouse, etc.. And looking for remote jobs.

Any tips for those wanting to visit and work from your area?

Seoul is a very interesting city. It has the fastest wifi speed in the world. And has a variety of religions. It is one of safest city in Asia. And Many people are so kind If you ask some questions.

What do you like most about Workfrom, and what would you like to see above all else come from us in the next year?

I think that workfrom slack chat is more activated in next year. It is easy to find and connect a nomadic workers worked at my city in your service. And my coworking space would like to be a representative coworking space in south korea.