A company that prioritizes a remote working experience for employees over a working experience in the office. This means that most or all meetings are held over video calls and knowledge is consistently documented online.
Example: The company was focused on providing a remote-first culture, so made sure meetings were held at times friendly to all employees including those in EMEA and APAC.
Variations: remote-first company, remote-first policy
Jargonism is a Business English dictionary. You can learn about words and phrases that are commonly used in the workplace like Circle Back, Thought Leader, and Offsite. We also have a Word of the Day, which is a daily Business English vocabulary word that is commonly used in the workplace.
On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.
Word: Close It Out
Definition: To mark something as completed.
Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.