The Remote Work Tribe Podcast: Tommy Walker


In this episode of the Remote Work Tribe podcast, we chat with Tommy Walker, founder at The Content Studio. Among many subjects, we discuss the critical elements required to build a successful remote content team, the pros and cons of hiring in-house vs. freelancers, some of the most common mistakes new writers make, and much more. 


  • What is Tommy working on today? (0:35)
  • How is The Content Studio team structured? (1:10)
  • When does it make sense to hire in-house, and when does it make sense to hire freelancers? (2:10)
  • How does the onboarding process work at The Content Studio? (5:30)
  • How to get freelancers to want to work in-house? (8:15)
  • How to build a culture that combines asynchronous and synchronous work effectively? (9:15)
  • What are some ways to align teams of both in-house and freelancers? (12:45)
  • The skills he looks for when hiring writers at The Content Studio? (17:00)
  • What are some of the most common mistakes that writers make (20:55)
  • The synergy between certain professions and proper blog writing (24:50)
  • Lightning round questions. (27:50)

We hope you enjoy it!

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By Sebastian Cuervo