The Crossover Coffee Break: Issue #13

By: Kelly Meissner on July 10th, 2017

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The Crossover Coffee Break: Issue #13

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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.

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5 Reasons Why Coffee Is Good For Your Health

Another reason to start your workday with your favorite brew: turns out that coffee offers more than just a caffeine buzz—it can boost your brainpower, too.


What we’re reading

5 Free (and Fun) Online Learning Resources for Designers and Developers | Shopify

Want a competitive edge in your career? Then follow in the footsteps of people like Elon Musk, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Zuckerberg, who all practice deliberate, continuous learning. Pick up a new skill or brush up on an old one with these five free online resources and games, handpicked for designers and developers.

Fresh Report on Telecommuting: Who is Doing it, How Much They Earn, and More | LinkedIn Pulse

FlexJobs and Global Workplace Analytics teamed up to look at the latest telecommuting statistics in a new report. Michael Gutman, Director of Marketing at FlexJobs, shares some highlights.


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