3 weeks ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 4 September 2020, we are focused on masks this week, from history to fashion and ‘smizing’. We also take a look at social cryptomnesia, plus we have all our regular segments including Friday funnies, Friday Fives, things to do while you’re staying home, and Sydney Business Insights.

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1 month ago

Learning Uncut Podcast – The Future of Physical Spaces for Work and Learning

Listen to Ripple Effect Group’s Anne Bartlett-Bragg & Flex We Are’s David Shirley chat with host Michelle Ockers on the Learning Uncut podcast as they explore the future of physical spaces for work and learning. A great way to get primed for our next Remote Work Meetup on 28 August with David as our special guest!

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1 month ago

Remote Work Meetup: Flexible Work with David Shirley

Join us on Friday 28 August 2020 at 8am (Sydney time) for our next Remote Work meetup! This month we’ll be discussing embedding and normalising flexible work with special guest David Shirley, Partner & Co-Founder of Flex We Are.

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2 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 7 August 2020, we have reads on why people can’t or won’t social distance, you can still burnout working from home, and every self-help book ever, boiled down to 11 simple rules; as well as Corona Business Insights, Friday fives, Friday funnies, and some more ways to occupy yourself at home.

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4 months ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 29 May 2020

In our Remote Working Meetup on 29 May 2020, as many locations continue easing restrictions on the slow road to ‘reopening’, we discussed the challenges faced by third places and community spaces like libraries. Many questions remain – read our wrap up of the discussion, and don’t forget to RSVP to join us again on Friday 5 June.

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4 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 29 May 2020, we have reads and watches on zoom fatigue (it’s real); ‘work with me’ on YouTube; and the neural effects of forced social isolation; as well as The Future, This Week, our cartoon of the week, Friday fives, Friday funnies, and yet more ways to occupy yourself at home.

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4 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 8 May 2020, we have reads on live-streaming helping China’s farmers survive; Zoom babysitters; Notre Dame one year on; and insights into our thoughts and fears from Google Trends; as well as The Future, This Week, our cartoon of the week, Friday fives, Friday funnies, and some more ways to occupy yourself at home.

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4 months ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 8 May 2020

A review of our Remote Working Coffee Meetup conversations. This week we considered some of the issues about returning to the workplace, including individualism versus collectivism.

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5 months ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 1 May 2020

This week, as various locations prepare to ease restrictions somewhat, the Remote Working Meetup group discussed our readiness for a return towards “normal”. Are we ready? We looked at some essential considerations, including safety, communication, trust and empowerment, that organisations and leaders need to consider right now, as well as in preparing for a return to the physical workplace.

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