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How to Scrape Remote Jobs Using Google Sheets and Zapier

How to Scrape Remote Jobs Using Google Sheets and Zapier

Calling all content curators, job-hunting power users, and newsletter authors. You can stop cherry-picking remote job offers spread over dozens of job boards, Facebook groups, subreddits, and companies’ career pages. In this article, we will show you how to scrape remote jobs from 20+ job boards using Zapier and Google Sheets. There are a couple …

Jan 15, 2021
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Collect Remote Jobs From 20+ Job Boards Using Zapier and Airtable

Collect Remote Jobs From 20+ Job Boards Using Zapier and Airtable

There are a couple of remote job boards providing access to their database. Unfortunately, “their” is a crucial keyword here. Connecting one API will usually always get you jobs from just one source. Today, we will show you how you can automatically collect remote jobs into Airtable from multiple sources. Without coding. To cover the …

Jan 7, 2021
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How to Automatically Collect Remote Jobs to Curated.co Using Pabbly

How to Automatically Collect Remote Jobs to Curated.co Using Pabbly

Curated.co is a publication platform that allows you to collect resources before using them in the next newsletter. Pabbly Connect is a powerful Zapier-like automation tool, which allows you to move data between different platforms. This post will show you how to use Pabbly to automatically collect new remote jobs to your Curated.co collection. We …

Jan 4, 2021
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How to Send Remote Jobs to Google Sheets (using Apipheny)

How to Send Remote Jobs to Google Sheets (using Apipheny)

Having an up-to-date database of remote opportunities can be a great addition to your online business. Curated newsletters, niche job boards, social media posts, or remote work agencies. They can all benefit from this extra piece of content. This guide will teach you how to send remote jobs to Google Sheets, using the Apipheny add-on. …

Dec 29, 2020
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Staying Focused While Working From Home in 2020

Staying Focused While Working From Home in 2020

It doesn’t matter if you have been working from home for the last couple of years or if you are a work-from-home novice. Everyone will sooner or later have to deal with at least one of these. Let’s take a look at the culprits and traps of working from home. How to stay focused while working …

Dec 21, 2020
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Remote Job Hunt 2.0

Remote Job Hunt 2.0

Reading Time: < 1 minute Remote Weekly turned 1 year a few weeks ago. 🎉 The goal was always to deliver high-quality remote job offers to online professionals. In mid-2020, I made some changes, which in retrospect shifted the project in the wrong direction. Today, I am happy to announce – we are back on track! We are now focused 100% on …

Dec 16, 2020
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Working From Home Sucks (if Not Done Properly)

Working From Home Sucks (if Not Done Properly)

It is often glorified and hyped. Especially now. But working from home isn’t all rainbows and unicorns. And if you don’t prepare properly, you will taste the bad side of this otherwise incredible perk. Cool. What was your point again? Let me explain. Offices are built for proper work. Chances are, your home isn’t. Why? Well, because…

Oct 19, 2020
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Remote Work ≠ Working From Home

Remote Work ≠ Working From Home

Working from home is only a small subset of remote work. And it’s not necessarily the best form of remote work either. Let’s go through the types of remote work, shall we? A small collection of my rants about various forms of remote work. Working from home In order to be serious about working from …

Oct 6, 2020
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How to Get a Remote Job: Part 2

How to Get a Remote Job: Part 2

This is part 2 of our mini-series, which will guide you step by step on how to land a remote job. It is recommended you read the previous article and complete the checklist before continuing here. So now, tell me. What are you good at? What do you enjoy doing? Can any of that be …

Sep 10, 2020
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Weekly Reads – Issue #1

Weekly Reads – Issue #1

Teach yourself how to code and get hired by Google. Learn about the best tools for remote teams available today. Unstuck your remote career. This is the first piece of our Weekly Reads series. We continuously gather remote work resources and hand-pick the ones worth reading so you don’t have to. From the flood of …

Apr 20, 2020