The Startup
Published in

The Startup

Why Working In An Office Is Crazy

In 2005, I made the decision to work remotely full-time and become location-independent.

I never looked back.

At the time, I had only been in the workforce for five years, but I had already made the following observations:

  • Working 9-to-5 is not a natural state
  • Commuting is a waste of time and it’s not eco-friendly




Get smarter at building your thing. Follow to join The Startup’s +8 million monthly readers & +756K followers.

Recommended from Medium

Startup Flight #12: Why we revised our vision and mission — Equalture

Girl Code Academy 2021 Reunion & Graduation

Ideas don’t die. And those who embrace ideas dont die either.

Why Aren’t People Coming Back To Work?

Work from Neighbourhood (WFN)

Forget Good Intentions: Three Ways to Be a Leader Who Supports Equality

To Shoot the Moon, Work Beneath a Ceiling

Effective Communication Series — Soft Skills (Emotional Intelligence)

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Eric Sangerma

Eric Sangerma

I Help Companies Excel and Individuals Thrive. I write about Mental Health, Relationships and Productivity. Follow me:

More from Medium

Nine Requests of Your Time to Say “No” to in 2022

4 Signs That a Post-Corporate Entrepreneur Will Succeed

3 Easy Ways to Create Positive Vibes at Work

9 Things Terrible Leaders Do and How to Avoid Them

Upset business leader in team meeting