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Video: Have Laptop, Will Telecommute: Working globally as a game dev

In this 2019 GDC panel devs Alexandra M. Lucas, Heidi McDonald, Michelle Clough, Toiya Kristen Finley & Patrick Coursey share advice on working remote internationally, covering taxes, visas, & more!

In this 2019 GDC panel, a group of experienced game makers and world travelers share some useful insight about the best ways to make games (and make money doing it) from anywhere.

Together, developers Alexandra M. Lucas, Heidi McDonald, Michelle Clough, Toiya Kristen Finley and Patrick Coursey gave advice on navigating remote international collaborations, including tips regarding taxes, visas, scheduling meetings across time zones, and more.

It was a practical and helpful talk on a growing practice in the game industry, so if you haven't seen it yet, take advantage of the fact that you can now watch it for free via the official GDC YouTube channel!

About the GDC Vault

In addition to this presentation, the GDC Vault and its accompanying YouTube channel offers numerous other free videos, audio recordings, and slides from many of the recent Game Developers Conference events, and the service offers even more members-only content for GDC Vault subscribers.

Those who purchased All Access passes to recent events like GDC or VRDC already have full access to GDC Vault, and interested parties can apply for the individual subscription via a GDC Vault subscription page. Group subscriptions are also available: game-related schools and development studios who sign up for GDC Vault Studio Subscriptions can receive access for their entire office or company by contacting staff via the GDC Vault group subscription page

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