Other writings

This site holds a lot of my blog content, but I also write in other places.

Blog posts for ReactiveOps
    My passion for remote work and productivity
    • Starting small as a digital nomad: visiting family
      by matthias on December 11, 2017 at 3:21 am

      Trying to get started with becoming a digitial nomad? I like to start with small experiments. There are a few things to adjust to, and starting small makes things easier. For example, you will likley need to downsize. Many of us are used to an extra monitor or two. We have printers and external keyboards.... The post Starting small as a digital nomad: visiting family appeared first on Work ... Uncaged.. […]

    • Digtial Nomad mini trip: Seattle
      by matthias on November 27, 2017 at 4:45 am

      We just recently took another baby step along our journey toward becoming digital nomads: a DigtialNomad mini trip to Seattle. This was for sure further than our trip to the local Botanic Garden. In this case, my wife was attending a conference in Seattle and I joined her for 4 days as her conference wrapped... The post Digtial Nomad mini trip: Seattle appeared first on Work ... Uncaged.. […]

    • Being accessibile
      by matthias on December 15, 2016 at 3:10 am

      When you work in an office setting your presence alone sends a message: I’m here at work and available. When you’re working remotely, there is no physical indicator. You need to make sure you’re not invisible. The primary way to make sure you’re not invisible is by communicating pro-actively. My favorite way to do this... The post Being accessibile appeared first on Work ... Uncaged.. […]

    • Botanic Gardens
      by matthias on November 23, 2016 at 2:30 am

      The Denver Botanic Gardens are beautiful. It’s one of the places I had in mind when I put the idea of becoming a local digital nomad out there. Shortly after I had finished that post my wife was working from home with me. She was being distracted by some of the things that needed doing... The post Botanic Gardens appeared first on Work ... Uncaged.. […]

    • what your manager needs
      by matthias on November 18, 2016 at 12:59 am

      So you’d like to work from home, but you also want to do it in a successful way. I’m not going to delve into details on how this is becoming easier. This is more about what worked for me. In a nutshell, it’s about incremental change… I work with computers and this allows me to... The post what your manager needs appeared first on Work ... Uncaged.. […]