Posts by Kat Barber

Collaboration

How remote collaboration tools can help boost sustainability in business

At the beginning of the pandemic, many organizations transitioned to working from home wherever possible. While the initial suddenly remote shift was out of necessity, the popular desire to remain working from home, at least […]
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Guides

The 5 best tools for your new hybrid office

If 2020 was the year of working from home, 2021 is the year of the hybrid office. In a 2021 FlexJobs survey, 98% of respondents said they wanted to either work remotely or in a […]
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Guides

Zoom fatigue? You’re not alone. Here’s how to fix it.

The pandemic introduced a lot of new terms into our lexicon: social distancing, doomscrolling and you’re on mute! It also created a generation of Zoomers, for whom the feeling of Zoom fatigue is very real. […]
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Guides

How do you manage hybrid teams? Everything you need to know

What Is A Hybrid Team? Traditionally, a hybrid work environment was made up of staff who worked in the office and those who worked remotely. However, the pandemic has shaken up the old rules, and today’s hybrid […]
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Tips

The five essentials to running great hybrid meetings

While many businesses are getting ready for a return to post-COVID normality, the reality is that there are some impacts of the pandemic that are here to stay.  For many teams, the likelihood that staff […]
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Templates

KWL Chart Template: How to use it in an online classroom

A KWL chart template is a simple visual learning tool popularized in the classroom. Now, with students of all ages learning from home, the KWL chart format can be used just as effectively online. What […]
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Guides

The 6 problems with brainstorming and how to overcome them

Brainstorming has long been favored as the go-to strategy for businesses looking for new ideas for products, campaigns or solutions to problems. However, as the way we work and manage people changes, the effectiveness of […]
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Tips

How to facilitate a winning brainstorming session online in 5 steps

Brainstorming can be hit or miss. It may help you come up with a winning marketing campaign and sales growth, or it may do nothing more than elicit groans from your team. If you need […]
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Templates

Use a value chain mapping template to find your competitive advantage [Plus free template]

What is a value chain analysis diagram? A value chain is the set of activities needed to produce and sell products. Using Porter’s value chain diagram template to map this journey helps to visualize every […]
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