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Leading Remote Teams

5 Tips On Leading Remote Teams

Chances are, you’re reading this at home, either on your phone or laptop.  Remote work is the new “normal” across multiple industries, and most of us have established home routines by this point.  Since we’ve been at this for a few months, it’s almost become a habit, really.  But just…
Conflict In The Distributed Team

Conflict In Distributed Teams

We’ve all been there -- you’re at the office, working through your emails, and you see one come through (with many people included) that really just rubs you the wrong way.  What did they mean by that and why is everyone in the office included? Or maybe, it was an…

Ways To Run Large Projects Efficiently

As you saw in our last post, there are many mistakes companies make that can set large projects up to fail before they even begin.  Losing sight of the purpose, the wrong motives and trying to “eat the elephant in one piece”, were just some of the causes discussed, but…
Why Projects Become Difficult

Five Reasons Why Projects Become Difficult

Your boss schedules a big, “all hands” meeting. What could this be about? You walk in and have a seat, a little apprehensive. You nervously ask your colleague if they know anything, but they feel just as clueless. As the meeting begins,however, you find yourself pleasantly surprised. It’s time for…
Leadership

Leaderships Skills In Disruptive Times

Skills to lead a distributed team through uncertain times In this current time of enormous change, people are searching for the qualities to be a great leader when dealing with uncertainty and new ways of working.  This is even more important as we change from centralised working to more flexible…
Team Building Fun For Remote Teams

Team Building Fun For Remote Teams

When employees are in a centralised location, it’s easy to form connections with other colleagues.  They can ask questions, chat around the lunch table, go for walks together or out for drinks after work.  But with the nature of work changing and changing fast, we need to come up with…
Master Distributed Team Communication

Master Distributed Team Communication

Effective communication in remote teams requires all team members to have razor-sharp interpersonal skills and the right tools to get the job done. Office-based teams have ample opportunities to figure out problems, ask questions and connect with others. This gives them a sense of togetherness and purpose. Yet how do…
Distributed Team

Is Your Team Now Distributed…

One minute, you’ve got your team on track, with the train moving forward in the right direction, and the next minute, a virus called COVID-19 has derailed that train. Your progress came to a halt, and you don’t even know if the train track is still in place up ahead. …
Teams Working Virtually

Teams Working Virtually

In the face of the global pandemic, Covid-19, many companies, organizations, and institutions across the globe have resolved to leverage technology to ensure that work goes on. With the use of technology, such entities have been able to hold virtual meetings as well as work on delivering various tasks remotely.…