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6 tips for how to help a team member up the “Camera Comfort Curve”.
Are you sure you understood the assignment? Just because you are out of eyeshot and earshot of your manager or direct reports, doesn’t mean you can’t be on the same page about project objectives, roles, responsibilities, timing, and more…so that everyone actually understands the assignment.
Use an Assignment Brief to avoid wasting time and ensure you are on the same page from the beginning.
Sacha leads a panel with Virtual Work Insider clients on how they, and the large enterprises they lead, have adapted to remote and hybrid work.
Sacha Connor discusses three key skills to thriving in a hybrid work environment in her latest podcast with IDEO U.
Dan Schmitz, a Consultant at ON THE MARK, shares practical strategies to improve morale within virtual work environments.
Sacha Connor is celebrating her 10 year remotiversary – a decade of working fully remotely! We know so many of you are hitting your 10 month remote work milestone and have done an incredible job of taking on the rapid transition to remote work with energy and commitment.
For most companies, I believe the future will be hybrid (NOT fully remote) – with some people working in offices, some fully remote, and some flexing between the two. Please don’t underestimate the growing pains that will come with this transition.
Have you ever started your day with optimism and a long to-do list only to finish with a deflated or perplexed feeling and most of the list undone?
This is a common story, but easily remedied with a small investment of time.
At first look video conferencing seems like the obvious choice as the optimal communication tool to hold a virtual job interview, but there can be some serious unintended consequences of video interviews that can hinder a company’s diverse candidate pool.
📣 Polls are going to be easy to incorporate into Microsoft Teams Meetings by late November - early December 2020! Here's the scoop on the new functionality. Previously in Microsoft Teams, polls could just be created in the Teams chat pane. Now the...
Agency & Marketer Friends, While your relationship with each other has actually always had a virtual component to it, the pandemic added another level of physical and relationship distance. As a remote marketing director for The Clorox Company I worked with at...
📣 Breakout Rooms are coming to Microsoft Teams in early December 2020! Here's the scoop on how to use it, hot off the presses from Microsoft's communication to admins... Heads Up: You will need to be a meeting organizer to see the Breakout Room button. It will be...