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3 Virtual Meeting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

3 Virtual Meeting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

When we see outtakes from movies or TV shows, where someone says something they shouldn’t and everybody on the set breaks up, we laugh too. After all, it’s hilarious to watch someone else screw...

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To Video or Not to Video: Should You Use a Camera for Virtual Meetings?

To Video or Not to Video: Should You Use a Camera for Virtual Meetings?

You’re working from home now, due to the pandemic. The good news? No commute. The bad news? You still have to primp and preen for your next video conference, so you don’t look like holy hell in...

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Maximizing Your Virtual Meetings: Staying on Time and on Target

Maximizing Your Virtual Meetings: Staying on Time and on Target

Now that more of us are working at home, we must deal with meetings where nobody’s in the same room. Possibly not even in the same country. Luckily, we haven’t gotten to a place where we’re on...

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The Secret Mindset of Effective Remote Workers

The Secret Mindset of Effective Remote Workers

When you’re working at home, it’s all too easy to get distracted from getting things done. That’s why lines need to be drawn and boundaries need to be set. A lot of office workers find...

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Strategies Virtual Managers Use to Keep Cross-Functional Teams Organized

Strategies Virtual Managers Use to Keep Cross-Functional Teams Organized

Imagine a beast that was in ten, twenty, or even thirty places at once, doing ten, twenty, or thirty things at once. Imagine also that this beast had no head, just a lot of limbs sticking out...

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Loud and Clear 2020: How to Pick the Right Headset

Loud and Clear 2020: How to Pick the Right Headset

What did you say? Can you hear me? WHAT DID YOU SAY??!! Is there anything more frustrating than bad communication? I’m not talking about a poor choice of words, I’m referring to the most important...

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Why Most Cross-Functional Projects Fail...and What You Can Do About It

Why Most Cross-Functional Projects Fail...and What You Can Do About It

There’s a dirty little secret about cross-functional projects: they usually fail. You might ask, “How can this be?” After all, cross-functional teams are a common practice among companies large...

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Make Home Work Your Best Work

Make Home Work Your Best Work

Embracing virtual teams is a must for any manager in today’s age of home-based workers. The days of Monday to Friday, nine to five are over.

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The Art of Managing a Cross-Functional Team

The Art of Managing a Cross-Functional Team

Harvard Business Review did a study which found that a a whopping 75% of cross-functional teams were dysfunctional!

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