Author: Martha Ford

Whether you work remotely for your side hustle or you have decided to do a little social distancing and work from home, technology has to be your friend, not foe. The keys to successful remote working are a good internet connection and the right combination of apps.

Share the load.

File sharing is critical for exchanging proposals with clients or documents with colleagues….

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Throw in a load of laundry. Chat with colleagues on IM. Get tons of work done with no interruptions. Working from home – or WFH as the out of office message says – can be great. I did it for years and loved it. But I wasn’t sheltering in place because of a virus. I could still meet up for lunch or have a drink after work. This is new….

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The internet isn’t all about Twitter and cat videos. It’s about doctors researching new techniques and coordinating records to save lives. It’s about local farmers acquiring national data on crops and supply and demand. It’s about students studying other countries and expanding their knowledge beyond the pages of a textbook. It’s about you reading interesting blog posts that catch your eye on social media….

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At Whidbey Telecom, we are passionate about innovation and community. As a local provider, we’re invested in more than just expanding our next-generation broadband network. We’re committed to making a positive difference in our communities. By keeping jobs here, supporting our schools, and donating to community nonprofits, we are investing in our future. 

In celebrating community and empowering organizations,…

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We’ve got whales, and we get to celebrate them! Whale watching on Whidbey Island starts in March every year. You can join in the excitement and anticipation during the Welcome the Whales Parade and Festival in Langley. Even if the whales are busy elsewhere, it’s a good opportunity to have fun, hang out with friends, and join in the parade….

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