Life in ROWE, one year later

One year ago, in October of 2009, WGM moved to a Results-Only Work Environment. The basic idea is that you can work whenever and wherever you want as long as the work gets done. I’ve blogged about it a few times here and here, and I even talked about the challenges. So, what’s it like one … Continue reading »

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Where I’m At

WGM went through another round of layoffs. The second in a year and a half. It’s been rough. I am thankful I still have my job, and that my hours were not reduced. I’ve had a number of responsibilities added to my position, but nothing terrible. I still have my boss, who I like and … Continue reading »

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Working From Home

WGM has been on a Results-Only Work Environment for about seven months, and I now find myself working from home about 50% of the time. (You can read more about our ROWE journey here, here, and here) I love it! I can wear my PJ’s, light a candle, and save time and gas. But it … Continue reading »

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Results-Only Work Environment: the Challenges

On this last post of a three-part series on my life in ROWE right now, I want to talk a little about some of the challenges that have come up. First, don’t get me wrong: life in ROWE is wonderful. There really is no better way of working than being able to handle your own … Continue reading »

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Results-Only Work Environment, Part 2

How has my life changed on ROWE? The main thing is that I simply have control over my time. Instead of being obligated to be sitting at my desk from 8:00-4:30 every day, I can choose where and when I will work. (Right before WGM switched to ROWE, I switched from hourly to salaried status, … Continue reading »

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