Did We Forget to Give Teams a Remote Working Playbook? Calendar / 06 May 2022 Imagine you’re a new employee at a time when many people are starting their careers remotely. Where is the remote work playbook? Are employees ready for remote work routines? How do they feel about their remote working routines? Maybe you … Continue reading Did We Forget to Give Teams a Remote Working Playbook?
Peter Navarro November 10, 2021 With an ever-rising demand for hassle-free services, it comes as no surprise that Managed Service Providers (MSPs) are becoming increasingly popular amongst companies. However, MSP profit margins are gradually decreasing due to a lack of technological modernization in this current era. As work continues to be mostly performed remotely, MSPs … Continue reading Increasing MSP Profitability and Reducing Costs With Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM)
Laure Fisher August 17, 2021 Many of us are coming up on our one-year anniversary of remote work, and to say the ‘remote work slump’ is real would be an understatement. But there are ways to bring productivity back into your workplace – regardless of the locations of your employees. Whether you are encouraging your … Continue reading Remote Work Slump? 3 Tips to Boosting Overall Productivity in Your Workplace
Matt Poepsel July 7, 2021 As it’s becoming safe to return to corporate offices, many employers are offering workers the choice to fully return, remain fully remote, or “float” between these two work environments. A flexible work policy emphasizes employee choice and promotes a much-needed healthy work-life balance. It also presents a significant challenge for … Continue reading Got 10 in the Room and 10 on the Zoom? Tips for Leading Hybrid Teams
Dmytro Spilka June 23, 2021 Whilst the general consensus about working from home is positive, because of the travel cost reduction, the reduced commute time and general flexibility of the working from home day, the loss of working within an empirical team of course doesn’t really exist anymore. Statistics show that in the Netherlands alone, … Continue reading How to Solve the Problem of Remote Collaboration in the Age of Working From Home
Achim Nowak May 26, 2021 It’s that betwixt and between time. Back in the brick-and-mortar office again. Well, on occasion. Business traveling again, in little baby steps. The race back to normal has begun. Or more correctly perhaps, hybrid life. I hear it all the time. I miss my social connections in the office. The … Continue reading Why Zoom Beats Meeting In-Person. Nearly Every Time.
Mark Roberts April 12, 2021 Amid the pandemic, we’ve focused so much on how much we’ve evolved. In doing so, we’ve ignored something else the pandemic has brought to the forefront. We have forgotten to communicate. Or, maybe we never knew how to communicate, and, as is the case with so many problems, a crisis … Continue reading 3 Ways to Better Communicate With Your Team a Year Into the Pandemic
Julie Hansen March 16, 2021 Stanford University recently published an interesting study on the causes of ‘Zoom Fatigue.’ Researchers identified four main causes, one being: *Excessive amounts of close-up eye contact is highly intense While I don’t disagree with the study’s overall conclusion, I do disagree with the advice springing up around it suggesting people … Continue reading Sellers Beware! Misleading Advice on Zoom Fatigue
John Larase March 5, 2021 Working remotely isn’t quite as easy as people think especially when you’re doing it from home. Between the TV, kids/pets, and unannounced guests, staying productive can easily become your most daunting daily task. But here’s the good news – you can be maximally productive even while working from home. With … Continue reading Top 9 Productivity Tools for Remote Workers
Simon Ruscoe February 1, 2021 As a scarecrow Worzel Gummidge (the old, scary 1970s one with Jon Pertwee and not the new cool BBC version with Mackenzie Crook) had a ‘special’ heads he would put on for important jobs. Worzel’s extra heads gave him insights, experience and wisdom to help save the day. If Worzel … Continue reading Thinking About the Future of Work Is Easy If You Put Your Remote Worker Head On