How to be a Digital Nomad

Digital nomad spelt in fridge magnets

Have you ever just wondered what it would be like to pack it all in and run away to a foreign land? I’m sure most of us have daydreamed this exact thought on a crowded metro as we think about how one positive of wearing masks in public is that you can’t smell the armpit […]

Top 21 Benefits of Working Remotely For Employers

A young woman working from home with her laptop on a couch

In the past couple of years, we’ve been in the midst of a massive change in how we work. Technology has evolved, attitudes have changed, and the ‘old 9 to 5’ has become less rigid and a bit more understanding that lives don’t have to revolve around work.  Remote work has become way more common […]

What is Remote Work?

A remote worker looking at a sunset out the window

By the end of this year, almost every working adult in the western world will have had some experience with remote work. Some of us were forced into it, some of us had to change our dealings with colleagues or clients because they began working remotely. As a result, the current scope of what can […]

How to Pay Remote Workers

A person working remotely with a view of fjords in Iceland

The past year or so has completely changed life for so many people. Many of us have seen way more of our homes than we ever thought possible, and we have also longed for simple things like going to a restaurant or a concert.  We have also changed a lot in the way we work. […]

How to Recruit and Retain Top Talent in 2021

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In 2021 the landscape for recruitment is much different to what it was about 40 years ago. In the 70s and 80s, the trend was that people decided what they wanted to do, studied or gained experience, then got a job in that industry and aimed to get promotion after promotion until they retired. The […]

Why We Need More Diversity in Workforce

A series of colourful pens symbolising diversity in the workplace

If everybody looked the same, we’d get tired of looking at each other. This may be the chorus from a turn of the millennium dance floor hit by UK electronic duo Groove Armada, but it’s also a phrase that rings true.  Diversity, as they say, is the spice of life, but it can also give […]

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland Work Visas

Vestrahorn mountain in South Iceland

Visiting Iceland is a long-standing dream for a lot of people. They long for the experience of standing on a black sand beach, looking into the Atlantic Ocean. They wonder what it would be like to stand on the top of a glacier or see an active volcano in real life. Many are able to […]

The Importance of Work-Life Balance

The importance of work life balance with a woman on her laptop working in bed

If you have worked anywhere in the past decade, you would have heard the words work-life balance. Perhaps they were uttered at a professional development course, maybe you saw it on a talk show, maybe you’ve googled it for yourself.  It’s a term that isn’t going away. With the technological developments of recent years, now […]

The Main Business Opportunities in Iceland

Business opportunities in Iceland shown by a man exploring an Icelandic canyon at night

Iceland has created quite a name for itself as a country filled with natural beauty, friendly people and incredible artists. What you might not necessarily know is that it’s also a nation with some fantastic business opportunities just waiting to be exploited.  In the past millennium, Iceland has transformed from a nation of people constantly […]

What You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency in Iceland

Cryptocurrency in Iceland with a Bitcoin symbol

You would have to have been in a coma for a decade to be able to say that you haven’t ever heard of cryptocurrency. It’s a term we’re all familiar with.  In the last few years, it has become such an essential topic to some people that even the finance report on most news broadcasts […]