Frequently Asked Questions
What's the purpose of Remote Presence?
You are not always in front of your computer. Being 'away' makes you
look unproductive. Well, maybe you are simply working on something else
or taking a break. You still want to appear 'active' so your co-workers
or clients can still reach out to you. It's about delivering, not being
How does it work?
Once you log-in, you'll have to enter your Slack credentials. Don't
worry it's all secured. Then you'll need to select the days and
timeframe you wish be appear 'active'. That simple.
Do I have to download anything?
No. Remote Presence is entirely cloud based. You simply need to create
Why isn't it free?
There is a cost in running a cloud based platform. Also, we'll make sure
to update Remote Presence whenever Slack changes something.
Will my co-workers know?
No. Remote Presence is a cloud based platform that runs in the
background. No one will notice.
Who are you?
We work remotely as software developers for a well funded start up. We
were kind of tired to be micro-managed and always being watched over. We
seriously think that productivity is not necessarily correlated to the
time you put in.