Do you find yourself constantly reminding the people you work with of deadlines, meetings and tasks? You just might be 'The Reminder' at your company. And that's not a bad thing.
A few weeks ago, Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson, the guys from 37 Signals, put out Remote, their much anticipated book about - you guessed it - working remotely. I haven't yet read it, but I've been following their argument for quite a while, which in a nutshell advocates that businesses can - and should - tap into the remote workforce, hiring employees that work hundreds or thousands of miles away as well as allowing their "local" employees to work from home.