Zoom doesn't work well for virtual cocktail parties where there are 30 people and just one person talking, said Nick Bloom.
Some remote workers are secretly juggling several jobs. One gave his third job to his sister; another more than doubled his pay, per The Guardian.
Everyone wears a cap regardless of "which country you were dialing in, the time zone, the function, the title, the level," Lisa Utzschneider said.
With more companies implementing long-term hybrid work plans video calls will remain a major part of our working lives. Here's some tips on how to cope.
Some workers with second jobs log in to two meetings at once or use paid time off from one job to work at the other, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Remote workers could easily get overlooked in hybrid meetings. Author and former broadcaster Karin Reed shares some top tips on how to stay visible.
Your performance starts as soon as you enter the room. Instead of looking down at your notes, engage with the people around you to calm your nerves.
Dropbox let staff re-organize their schedules to maximize productivity. International HR chief Laura Ryan realized hours of meetings had "just built up over time."
Sitting all day isn't great for you. Here's one possible way to make sure you're getting enough activity during the day.
Workers are spending more than double the time in meetings and are receiving almost 50% more chats, new data show.
By creating a safe space and giving everyone the opportunity to share, bosses can improve team engagement and collaboration.
You can reschedule a meeting in your Google Calendar by editing its date and time, then notifying the meeting’s attendees. If you need to reschedule a meeting you’ve made in your Google Calendar, the process is quick and easy whether you’re on a computer or mobile device. Visit Business Insider’s […]
You can set up a Webex meeting using any internet browser or the official Webex mobile app. A Webex meeting can be started immediately, or scheduled to begin at any point in the future. If you schedule a meeting, you can send email invitations to each attendee automatically. Visit Business […]
To cancel a meeting in Microsoft Outlook, you just need to open your Calendar menu. Once you’re in Outlook’s Calendar menu, you can cancel a meeting by right-clicking it and selecting the “Cancel” option. Once you’ve cancelled a meeting through Outlook, you can send a message to the meeting’s attendees. […]
Brainstorming new ideas for your team virtually might be more effective than collaborating in person, according to Harvard Business Review. If you’re hosting a team brainstorming meeting online, use tools to help you engage employees. Joris Janssens, a company-culture consultant with the IDEA Consult, says meetings of more than a […]
Virtual meetings and FaceTime chats have become increasingly popular as a result of social distancing. That being said, many people don’t want to wear a full face of makeup when they’re not leaving the house. Instead, there are various beauty tricks you can use to help you feel more confident […]
Remote work is becoming the new norm with concerns about employee health and safety. According to a report by FlexJobs, a careers resource company for flexible work opportunities, remote workers have increased by 159% from 2005 to 2017. Business Insider spoke with executives and workplace experts on how to lead […]