Entries by Claire

The Next Evolution of the Virtual Office

Our goal at Sococo is always to empower you and your teammates to bring work and life into harmony—to be able to stay connected and collaborative no matter where in the world you’re located. Now, we want to take your organization to the next level of location independence. Our new tablet app and the 2.0 […]

5 Digital Nomads You Need to Follow

Looking for some remote work #inspo? The work and travel community on social media is always buzzing with beautiful views, inspirational stories, and surefire tips for bringing your work and life into harmony (whatever that looks like for you). Whether you want the inside scoop on enhancing your remote work journey or destination ideas for […]

#ThisIsWhereIWork 👩‍💻

70% of people work remotely at least once a week. But when someone says the word “work,” it still conjures images of cubicles, high-rise office buildings, and people in suits. The reality is that, today, work happens regardless of location. Most people probably work with someone located more than 100 meters away from them, making […]

How to Throw a Virtual Holiday Party

It’s that time of year again. The bells are jingling, the air perpetually smells of peppermint and, yes… you need to start planning your office holiday party. The first question you probably have is: do I really need to have a holiday party with my remote team? The answer is yes. Whether you’re personally celebrating […]

Sococo Partners with Vidyo to Enhance its Online Office Solutions with Best-in-Class Video

Vidyo’s real-time HD solutions a foundation of Sococo’s online workplace for distributed teams Sococo Virtual HQ, December 13, 2018: Sococo, the leading online office provider, announced that it has partnered with Vidyo, a leader in embedded real-time video solutions, to provide a best-in-class online workplace for remote teams. The Sococo office enables companies and teams […]

5 Tips for Maintaining a Good Remote Work Schedule

  Today’s blog post comes from guest blogger Scott Dawson of The Art of Working Remotely. Check out his weekly remote work Twitter chat here.   I hear a common refrain when I share my remote work situation with someone. “Oh, I don’t have the discipline for that!” The workday parameters are well defined when you’re […]

How Western University is Changing the Recruiting Game in Sococo

Online offices aren’t just for remote teams—everyone from HR firms to customer support centers to colleges are meeting up in Sococo. Western University Faculty of Education recruiters Tom Croucher and Meghan Kines are taking their office hours online. Students can pop into their Sococo online office twice a week to ask questions about admission requirements, […]

Why You Need Randomized Social Interaction at Work

No, we’re not talking about that kind of random. Humans are social creatures. We all need to interact with other people. And we meet our social quota through random, unplanned interactions throughout the day—smiling at someone on the train, saying “Hi!” to a colleague, or chatting on the phone with a friend. If you’re working […]