Did you know that Slideshare.net built their product in India?
Automattic (creators of WordPress) – 2,000 people in a distributed team.
Even GitHub (raised $250M+ in funding) has a global team of remote workers.
Over my past 3 companies (Spheric, Flowtown, Clarity) and everything in between, I’ve always had world class team members work from wherever they lived.
In many cases we had an office, but not everyone worked from there – and truth was – we just used it to get together and meet with partners.
Now, over the years I’ve learned A LOT about building and managing distributed teams without sacrificing our culture. Read More