Normally, this section is devoted to helping you kick off a morning meeting with something educational, inspirational, entertaining, or all three. You may have noticed that things have changed, so here are some videos that might be helpful during this more challenging time when keeping in touch is a little trickier and technologically challenging.
WORK FROM HOME INSIGHTS
The Harvard Business Review offers some down-to-earth tips on how to be most productive while working at home. Differentiate between work space and time and home space and time!
STREAMLINING REMOTE MEETINGS
You’ll also need to manage the technical aspects of bringing people together: hearing them all, seeing them all, and using the apps efficiently. Here are guidelines for that process.
HELPING YOUR STAFF HELP THEMSELVES
How can you help everyone work at their best while isolated? A psychologist explains coping techniques that will dial down anxiety and increase effectiveness.
THE AWKWARD REMOTE MEETING IN REAL LIFE
Finally, here’s one we’ve run before, but it’s a funny commentary on how remote meetings would look if everyone was actually entering a physical space using the same protocols.
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Cari Kraft leads a team of master level recruiters at Jacobs Management Group, celebrating 30+ years of executive recruiting in the healthcare (pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology) and high-tech industries, nationally. Prior to joining Jacobs Management Group, Ms. Kraft has held positions as a Senior Sales Executive, Director of Business Development and Director of Marketing. She also has deep knowledge of the technology/startup fields, having been in the industry through the rise of the Internet. Ms. Kraft is a University of Pennsylvania/Wharton alumnus holding a degree in economics and decision sciences. Cari can be reached at email@example.com.