We know what you’re thinking… the best jobs are in the city, right? If anxieties over finding a job that matches your education and skillset while living your small-town dream is what’s holding you back, we’ve got some really great news for you! In recent years, remote employment and telework opportunities have become increasingly popular, both globally and in our region. In fact, we meet new folks moving to our area everyday who have kept or found careers working remotely for multi-national corporations in fields like emerging tech, customer service, software engineering, cyber security, and the list goes on!

Benefits of Remote Work & Teleworking in Wise County, Virginia

  • Low cost of living
  • Low real estate costs
  • County-wide, high speed broadband availability
  • Coworking spaces available (https://www.oxbowcenter.com/)
  • Outstanding outdoor recreation opportunities

According to flexjobs.com, the top 10 benefits of working from home include:

  1. Better Work-Life Balance
  2. Less Commute Stress
  3. Location Independence
  4. Improved Inclusivity
  5. Money Savings
  6. Positive Environmental Impact
  7. Impact on Sustainability
  8. A Customizable Office
  9. Increased Productivity & Performance
  10. A Happier, Healthier Work Life

Ready to trade in your commute for your couch? Check out FlexJobs to browse remote work opportunities available now!