Tag: Leadership

Communicating to Thrive with Laurel Farrer

In this episode of the StaffITRight podcast, we talk to Laurel Farrer. We cover a wide range of topics during our conversation, including good stand-ups and bad stand-ups, how to be a leader instead of a boss, how to figure out if the remote approach is working for your business and specific conversation scripts that you can use to make clear to your remote employees what are your expectations of their work.

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Being Human and Building Rapport with Jennifer Kostel

In this episode of the StaffITRight podcast, we talk to our very own Jennifer Kostel. We go into detail on Jenn’s previous remote work experiences, how to avoid remote work burnout, the importance of owning your mistakes, and much more – listen and prepare to be blown away!

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Hiring a Remote Manager

Remote roles have already expanded to include senior level and managerial positions. Last year a quarter of the remote jobs posted were for managerial roles. But if you use the same yardstick to hire a remote manager as another employee, you’ll fall short of the ideal candidate mark. Here’s what you need to know when hiring a remote manager.

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How to Chair a Remote Team Meeting

Of all the tasks a remote team manager is asked to do, hosting remote team meetings could be considered the most challenging. But don’t fear, we have some tips to help you. Here is our definitive guide to chairing a remote team meeting, like a boss.

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Best Remote Team Tools: Task Management

Have you ever felt like you’ve lost track of your project? You can’t remember who is working on what, or which tasks need to happen in a specific order? If you have, then this article is perfect for you – it focuses on Task Management.

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Hiring Remote Workers and Change Management

If your company is ready to hire remote workers, you’ll want your in-office employees to agree with your decision, provide them the tools necessary to work with the remote employees and make sure they have your support during this period of transition. Use our guide to charter a changeover that ensures all this and with minimal disruption to your actual work.

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Looking After Your Remote Team

Looking After Your Remote Team

Not long ago there was a rash of articles which claimed that remote workers were unhappy, if not downright paranoid. So here’s the good news: not one of the problems identified is actually a problem with remote working. They’re signs that not all managers are doing the best job at looking after their remote team. Don’t believe us? Here’s the breakdown.

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