Subscribe By: Kelly Meissner on May 15th, 2017 Print/Save as PDF The Crossover Coffee Break: Issue #5 Increase Productivity Share: Welcome to the weekly newsletter for Crossover blog subscribers Take a break from your work and join us for some piping hot news about remote work, productivity, and what the Crossover community has been up to. New on the Crossover blog Take a moment to scroll through some aww-inducing photos of our favorite feline coworkers. The Future of Work, One City at a Time Learn how Crossover’s brand ambassador program connects remote workers through regional meet-ups. Top picks from the archives Going Global You don’t have to be in Silicon Valley to have a career in tech. Hear a panel of business leaders, including Crossover’s CEO, speak about the global future of work and the technology industry. 6 Communication Habits of Successful Remote Teams How to make a virtual office work and stay connected with distributed coworkers. What we’re reading Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in May | FreeCodeCamp Browse a selection of beginner, intermediate, and advanced courses you can take this month. Productivity tips for procrastinators who work from home | Hacker Noon Get some easy tips for avoiding distraction at the home office. The 7 Biggest Remote Work Challenges (and How to Overcome Them) | Zapier For all the perks of remote work, it has its challenges, too. Here’s how to tackle them. 12 Office Desk Hacks to Improve Your Productivity (Infographic) | Entrepreneur A visual guide to quick, productivity-boosting changes you can make to your workspace. Questions? Thoughts? Things you’d like to see in the newsletter? Say hello or leave us a comment. We look forward to hearing from you!