Business-themed reality TV shows are fun to watch and can even offer tips—think Undercover Boss, Shark Tank, The Profit. But since there are no rollicking shows about the adventures of remote work (hello, TV execs, we have some ideas!), you’ll have to crack the books to gain insight and learn pointers.
We’ve compiled a list of seven essential books about remote work written by a variety of authors, from managers of distributed teams to startup founders. Book titles are linked to Amazon listings so you can see reviews, but we encourage you to support independent bookstores online through