This is team Automattic.
Here is what makes it special: Every single person you see in this picture works remotely.
That’s right. Automattic employs just over 1,000 people. The company has no offices. They are valued at $3 billion.
No lease agreement tie ins
Able to hire talent anywhere in the world
Happy productive employees
These are the companies of the future.
This coming decade smart currently-bound-by-an-office companies will be re-engineering their workplaces so they too can join the work-from-anywhere revolution.
At their recent Grand Meetup event, the company interviewed some of the employees in attendance. Take a listen to Episode 15 of their podcast to learn what its like to work for a fully distributed company.
(Pic Credit Paulo E. Aquino)