Do you need an idea for some virtual team building? Need to get across some important information to your employees but are worried they’ll ignore it? Maybe you need to test your team on some key content? Or perhaps you want to spice up your annual report so people actually read it? I … [Read more...] about How to make a virtual quest easily and quickly and wow your team with this simple tech tool
Just when we’ve gotten the hang of online meetings and online events, now we’re being asked to add another new beast to the mix. That beast being hybrid events and hybrid meetings. A hybrid event/meeting is one where some participants are in a virtual room (such as MS Teams or Zoom) and … [Read more...] about How to do Hybrid Meetings and Events without Headaches
Did you know I bring together folks from around the world, for a free, monthly Learning and Development Roundtable workshop on a range of interesting and engaging topics that members have asked for? Last month we had folks from Kenya, Nigeria, Canada, Switzerland, Germany, Zimbabwe, New Zealand, … [Read more...] about That’s a wrap for 2021 – Highlights of the year’s Learning and Development Roundtables
Online meetings. Love them or hate them or somewhere in between, they’re here to stay. Here’s an easy peasy checklist to make sure your online meetings are as good as they can be and, even better, one of the first steps to ensuring you have interactive online meetings. This is part of … [Read more...] about Your easy peasy checklist for better, more interactive online meetings
Tech tools. Do you cringe in fear, overwhelm and/or exhaustion from trying to keep up when you hear the words tech tools? You’re not alone. It’s no surprise we’re overwhelmed. “Constant frustration with bad tech experiences affects how staffers handle their daily … [Read more...] about Ten Easy Peasy Tech Tools to Save Your Sanity
They say hard skills (a.k.a. technical skills) get you hired, but lack of so-called soft skills, like communication, can get you fired. Add to that our weariness and overwhelm with the ongoing global pandemic and raging worldwide conflicts, it’s enough to dampen the motivation of even the … [Read more...] about Eight skills for communicating with confidence and clarity and without consternation
This is part two of "Are you team Zoom or team MS Teams?" Keep reading to find out the winner. As I mentioned last week, I run a monthly Learning and Development Roundtable. When I started delivering it online a couple of years ago, in the Roundtable description, I said that I used a tool … [Read more...] about Are you team Zoom or team MS Teams? Comparing/contrasting 14 features – who will win? Part two
Drum roll please .... I present to you a comparison and contrast of 14 features between team Zoom and MS Teams. Let me know which team you prefer. Are you Team Zoom or MS Teams? Keep reading to check out the features. I run a monthly Learning and Development Roundtable. When I started … [Read more...] about Are you team Zoom or MS Teams? Comparing/contrasting 14 features – who will win?