WorkLife at Home

WorkLife at Home
New to working from home? Managing a distributed team? Home-schooling your kids while trying to get something — anything — done? You’ve come to the right place. Join newbies and experts as we explore the tools, tips and techniques that will help you make the most of this new way of working. Welcome home.

Adam Berns — Online learning systems
May 16 • 37 min
How do you sell learning systems on four continents while managing a remote team — all from home? Adam and I discuss that and more in a deep dive into online education, home schooling, coping with time differences and learning from video games. Find out…
David Mayes - Teacher and Sales Rep
May 9 • 29 min
How do you teach a hands-on university class from home? Especially when you’re a self-professed “ink and paper” guy? David Mayes shares the trials and tribulations of a sudden transition, all while holding down his day job as a printing rep from his home…
Paul Small - Realtor and Former Ad Exec
May 4 • 41 min
What happens to open houses when everyone’s locked down? Paul Small talks with us about social media, video walking tours, the 5 AM Club and the value of finding the One Thing. Then we contemplate the roles of artists and agents in enriching the world.…
Patrice Varni - From Corporate Exec to Entrepreneur
May 1 • 32 min
Patrice Varni shares her workout obsession, her working setup, her love of teams and her enviable quarantine by the lake. All in service of her transition from corporate exec to home-based entrepreneur.
Patrick Fredrickson - Designer and AIGA/LA President
Apr 29 • 31 min
Patrick Fredrickson talks with us about managing a creative team — while managing to home-school his 9-year old son. We discuss the post-virus future, maintaining professionalism, and the value of boredom.
Gabriel Freeman - UX Researcher
Apr 24 • 36 min
Gabe Freeman is a 26-year-old User Experience Researcher who started at Facebook late last year, after having worked in a conventional office at a B2B software company. All was well. But now he has to work from home, along with three roommates! We talk…
What’s WorkLife at Home?
Apr 23 • 1 min
Wondering what WorkLife at Home is all about? Here’s a quick answer. And you can subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.