6 episodes

Remotely Curious from Dropbox asks all the questions about hybrid, remote, and as we call it, Virtual First work.

We’ll talk with a professional rituals designer about how to revitalize your work from home routine. We’ll interview a friendship expert about how to stay connected to your work besties, even when you’re apart. And we’ll dive into tricky topics, like how to manage Zoom dysmorphia and handle office inequities.

Whether you’re working from home, commuting to the office twice a week, or just… remotely curious, stick around for smart tips and relatable stories about the new working reality.

Remotely Curious Dropbox

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 16 Ratings

Remotely Curious from Dropbox asks all the questions about hybrid, remote, and as we call it, Virtual First work.

We’ll talk with a professional rituals designer about how to revitalize your work from home routine. We’ll interview a friendship expert about how to stay connected to your work besties, even when you’re apart. And we’ll dive into tricky topics, like how to manage Zoom dysmorphia and handle office inequities.

Whether you’re working from home, commuting to the office twice a week, or just… remotely curious, stick around for smart tips and relatable stories about the new working reality.

    Faces | Dr. Jeremy Bailenson

    Faces | Dr. Jeremy Bailenson

    Why is video chat so exhausting? What makes it different from regular, in-person meetings? We talk with Dr. Jeremy Bailenson, professor and founding director of the Virtual Human Interaction Lab at Stanford University, about the best ways to mitigate and manage the feeling he calls “Zoom fatigue.”

    • 31 min
    Etiquette | Teresa and Travis McElroy

    Etiquette | Teresa and Travis McElroy

    How have the rules of office etiquette changed in remote work? We’ll have a fun conversation with Teresa and Travis McElroy, humorists and hosts of the podcast Shmanners, about how to treat others with respect, come across the way you want to, and avoid embarrassing gaffes.

    • 33 min
    Friendship | Dr. Marissa Franco

    Friendship | Dr. Marissa Franco

    Why is it so dang hard to make friends as a grownup? We’ll talk to psychologist, friendship expert, and author Dr. Marissa Franco about how to cultivate friendships and avoid loneliness in remote work.

    • 32 min
    Motivation | Elizabeth Uviebinené

    Motivation | Elizabeth Uviebinené

    Where does motivation come from, and how can we sustain it in remote work? Award-winning author and Financial Times columnist Elizabeth Uviebinené joins us to talk about the power of reflection and tying tasks to our values.

    • 23 min
    Rituals | Casper Ter Kuile and Kursat Ozenc

    Rituals | Casper Ter Kuile and Kursat Ozenc

    What happens to work rituals when we no longer go into work? We’ll talk to rituals scholar Casper Ter Kuile and design leader Kursat Ozenc about why rituals are so essential, and how we can get creative with them in remote work.

    • 33 min
    Trailer

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    Remotely Curious from Dropbox asks all the questions about remote, hybrid, and as we call it, “virtual first” work.

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Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

Jnazzaro ,

Very Insightful

I really appreciated the conversation around Rituals, which are such an important part of my everyday life. Thank you for having this discussion ❤️

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