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Business Culture

Are you working remotely due to Coronavirus? I’d like your feedback.

Hello World Wide Web, I need your help! I’m conducting a survey of people who are working remotely because of Coronavirus. Companies like Google, Apple, Amazon, and Procter & Gamble have all issued mandates for their employees to work remotely because of Coronavirus. The hope is that working remotely will prevent any spread of the […]

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Remote Work

Here’s How to Communicate on Remote Teams

Originally published in 2015. This article has been updated with stats from 2019.

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Remote Work Virtual Reality

Day 2 with a HTC Vive: Getting Work Done

I woke up today feeling like it was Christmas morning. There was a HTC Vive in the guest room! Hopefully, Everest VR had completed downloading. It was one of the promo games that came with the Vive. I downloaded Richie’s Plank Experience the previous night too but hadn’t had a chance to play it yet. I was also excited […]

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Remote Work Virtual Reality

Working Remotely Shouldn’t Be Complicated

This past week I had the opportunity to fly out to Seattle to meet up with some of my team for work on Doghead Simulations. It was a really great week. While the main perk of working in a distributed company is getting to work from home, the other is that you get to travel […]

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Remote Work

How to Use DISC Communication Styles in Virtual Teams

When working on a remote, virtual team it is important to have clear, transparent communication. Understanding communication styles is key to working virtual teams.

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Remote Work

Harness the Virtual Team’s Full Potential

We talk a lot about how to successfully work virtually and have remote project teams. There are lots of blog posts and articles touting the benefit of working remotely. We have more online tools than ever that can help us get the job done but simply having cool, online chat rooms and daily remote stand-ups doesn’t guarantee […]