Documentation: The 80/20 of Remote Team Leadership

Documentation: The 80/20 of Remote Team Leadership

"The future (of work) is already here. It's just not evenly distributed yet." - William Gibson

It's 2021.

Chances are that you and your team have to work remotely.

Chances are that it's painful.

There are no silver bullets, but there are best practices we can learn from.

One of the highest-leverage tools of leading remote-first companies is Documentation πŸ“’

We are producing an email-based course (EBC) about Documentation: The 80/20 of Remote Team Leadership


Because we want to help you and your team to become fully productive whilst remote.

Sign up with your email address to receive the first lesson of this course for free πŸ‘‡



Common problems for remote teams include the following:

  • Zoom Fatigue: Your team is in meetings non-stop and can't get work done 😡
  • Messy Knowledge: Your team is not aligned on the Why, How, and What πŸ€”
  • Communication Overhead: Your team is asking the same questions over and over again πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈ

It's time to set up your team for success in a remote world.

The highest-leverage thing you can do as a leader: Focus on Documentation πŸ“’


See what remote leaders are saying πŸ‘‡


This self-paced course includes:

  • πŸ› Foundations: Understand the principles that impact remote work
  • πŸ’‘ Big Ideas: Learn mental models, which are used by the world's best remote companies
  • πŸ“ Communication: Grasp the true impact of communication in the context of an organization
  • πŸ”§ The 80/20: Leverage the highest-impact activity to enable your remote team
  • πŸ“’ Building a Single-Source of Truth: Roll up your sleeves and start improving your documentation

By the end of this course, you will be able to empower your remote team to actually be productive by mastering the highest-leverage skill of a remote leader: Documentation πŸ“’

Less micro-management, more empowerment. πŸ’ͺ



Frequently Asked Questions

How is this course structured?

The 80/20 of Remote Team Leadership is an EBC (email-based course).

The content will be delivered directly into your inbox via email πŸ“§

How long is the course?

The course includes around 20 emails, which are scheduled to be sent to you daily (on workdays only).

At the end of each email has an option to trigger the next email. This self-pacing option is perfect if you want to work through the learning material at a faster pace.

What type of content do I get in this course?

The theoretical and conceptual content is delivered via email.

In addition, you will have access to a resource database, which includes: templates; exercises; further learning material; and instructions to build your own documentation.

When will this course be available?

The course will go live during Q3'21 Sign up to benefit from early bird pricing πŸ•Š

How much does it cost?

The course will launch at $199 If you sign up with your email for the first lesson, I will send you a link with an early-bird offer for $99 πŸ‘†


My name is Art and I co-founded Perengo Inc (acquired in 2019)

We built the business fully remote from idea through exit.

I will share actionable best practices from our remote-first company and other pioneers of remote work.

This is the course I wish I had many years ago.




Documentation is the 80/20 of Remote Team Leadership πŸ“’

βœ… More Clarity: Your team understands the goals and values of the organization

βœ… Fewer Meetings: Your team finds existing knowledge in the documentation and doesn't have to ask for a meeting to 'get up to speed'

βœ… Enable Single-Player Mode: Your team has access to SOPs (standard operating procedures) and can get work done at their own schedule

If you are ready to set up your team for remote success, sign up and get the first lesson for free πŸ‘‡