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Managing Conflict in Distributed Teams

 1st March 2017 by gihan

Conflicts are inevitable in any workplace, but can be particularly challenging in distributed teams, where team members don’t work in the same office. As a leader, it’s important to understand these differences, so you can prevent

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The Future of Work

 18th October 2016 by gihan

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We now have so many options for doing work – and that brings more flexibility, greater access to talent, and better integration of work goals with personal goals. But this also needs a new mindset around work, for everybody in the workplace

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5 TED Talk Secrets To Revamp Your Online Presentations

 22nd September 2016 by gihan

5 TED Talk Secrets To Revamp Your Online Presentations

What’s your favourite TED Talk?

If you’re a fan of TED Talks, I’m sure you will have your favourites (and if you don’t know about TED, check out TED.com – but be prepared

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Build Trust with Virtual Team Members

 24th August 2016 by gihan

Build Trust with Virtual Team Members

In an office, people build trust through personal interactions. They work in the same building, park in the same car park, and eat at the same canteen or local cafés. They bring in birthday cakes, send their children to the same schools, and

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Global Teams At Work

 24th March 2016 by gihan

Global Teams At Work

In an increasingly connected world, it’s important for leaders to understand the special dynamics of global teams, so they can reduce the perceived distance, manage time differences, and embrace diversity across cultures.

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10 New Online Productivity and Collaboration Tools You Probably Didn’t Know About

 6th November 2015 by gihan

10 New Online Productivity and Collaboration Tools You Probably Don’t Know About

If you’ve been using Cloud-based tools for a while, you probably already know about some of the more common tools and apps, such as Dropbox, Evernote, iCloud, GoToMeeting, Google Hangouts, Skype, Buffer, and Hootsuite. These are all wonderful

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Customer-Centric Innovation

 15th September 2015 by gihan

When most organisations think of their customers, they think only of doing things for them. That’s good, because it means you focus on serving them. However, customers now have more power and influence than ever before, and are happy to help

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The Officeless Office

 27th August 2015 by gihan

For most of the past 200 years, the workplace of the knowledge worker has been an office. But that’s changing – and changing fast. Modern teams include full-timers, part-timers, contractors, interns, telecommuters, and job sharers

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The Officeless Office

 17th August 2015 by gihan

10 New Online Productivity and Collaboration Tools You Probably Didn’t Know About

 4th August 2015 by gihan

10 New Online Productivity and Collaboration Tools You Probably Don’t Know About

If you’ve been using Cloud-based tools for a while, you probably already know about some of the more common tools and apps, such as Dropbox, Evernote, iCloud, GoToMeeting, Google Hangouts, Skype, Buffer, and Hootsuite. These are all wonderful

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