Official blog for keeping up with the latest trends in remote productivity.

Addressing the Needs of the Modern-Era Student

What’s the one thing all higher education programs have faced in their race to embrace more online/hybrid learning models? Technology...

April 4th, 2021

How secure are online events?

You did it! You have sponsors and your event is planned. But now how do you ensure that the event is secured....

October 29th, 2020

Conference mode

The team at My Digital Office is dedicated to giving customers the most hassle free and easy....

September 29th, 2020

Israel's second lockdown and what it means for you.

Israel has become the first wealthy country to have a second Coronavirus lockdown....

September 16th, 2020

Online virtual office pricing.

At My Digital Office, we believe that pricing should be fair and easy to understand....

August 24th, 2020

Higher education loves interactive online virtual spaces. MDO supports your university.

My Digital Office is currently trending among universities here in Asia. Many professors at universities are either trying the product or...

June 8th, 2020

Virtual conferences, parties, and offices: Brave new world or Bizarro?

Novel Corona Virus has resulted in the explosion of remote communication tool adoption globally. Many who have never tried a Zoom...

May 12th, 2020

Remote work, Corona, The Olympics, and Japan

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics were to be the highlight of the year here in Tokyo. With millions of dollars spent on new buildings and programs ...

April 9th, 2020

List of Software & things that have become free due to the Novel Coronavirus.

A few weeks ago, many companies were only theorizing or partially planning to move their work force remote in the near-term. Here in Japa...

March 9th, 2020

What happens if you are sick in a remote team?

As a fully remote team really basic things like explaining that you are sick becomes a challenge. You can post it in a channel and a few ...

February 25th, 2020

Go-to-office workers at risk of lower standards of living.

The Coronavirus has caused a mass scale experiment in Asia, where companies are mandating partial or full remote work for many of their o...

February 17th, 2020

Tokyo Is Going Remote For The Olympics.

The build up for the Olympics has cost Japan, millions of dollars in expenditure and has taken years to plan for. We are now just a short..

January 27th, 2020

The Difference Between Telework And Remote Work.

Telework is a phrase coined by Jack Nilles, a physicist working for NASA, in 1973. He suggested Telework for his co...

January 14th, 2020


テレワークは、1973年にNASAで働いている物理学者であるジャックニールズによって作られたフェーズです。 彼は、通勤しないことで貴重な時間を節約する方法として、同僚のためにテレワークを提案しました。 1979年、ニューヨークポストの記事は、テレコミューティングのアイデアを...

January 12th, 2020

The power of check-ins for distributed teams

In a normal office setting you can easily check in on how someone is doing. Person A: “How is it going?” Person B: “Good.I did …… it was...

January 7th, 2020

Why we need a no-commute culture

In a normal office setting you can easily check in on how someone is doing. Person A: “How is it going?” Person B: “Good.I did …… it was...

December 28th, 2019

Invite your freelancers to My Digital Office

Upwork is a great tool to find and hire remote team members. However, it only provides a basic messenger for getting in touch after the p...

December 23rd, 2019

Asynchronous vs synchronous communication

Asynchronous and synchronous communication have been trending phrases in remote work communities recently. Many promote asynchronous comm...

December 15th, 2019

Working together remotely, in a future world

Is it more productive to sit next to a person, and work with them directly or post messages back and forth remotely? Most would agree bei...

December 13th, 2019

Amazing MDO Chrome Plugin

Chrome plugin release notes

December 11th, 2019

Going Remote-First

The benefits for both companies and employees of going “remote-first” are numerous. Being able to higher the best talent globally, and no...

December 9th, 2019

How to maximize the potential of your distributed team

Making a top-tier remote-first virtual office.

December 1st, 2019