Adam Bertram from has an excellent post outlining the benefits of hiring remote workers.  Many area firms are contractor and remote-worker averse and that’s a struggle for, well, contractors and remote workers at CodeChops.  Many (ok, all) of us in the space are primarily working for out-of-town firms that embrace remote working. We’d prefer to be working for local companies but it’s difficult to get traction here at home.

The benefits of hiring remote workers