3 weeks ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 19 June 2020, we have reads and watches on Jane Elliott’s work and walking a mile in my moccasins; and ways to make virtual meetings more effective; as well as The Future, This Week, Friday fives, Friday funnies, and even more ways to occupy yourself at home.

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3 weeks ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 12 June 2020

In our Remote Working Meetup on 12 June 2020, we discussed where we go from here with our meetups. Read more about what comes next, and don’t forget to RSVP to join us again on Friday 19 June for our next meetup – this week, an informal networking session.

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4 weeks ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 5 June 2020

In our Remote Working Meetup on 5 June 2020, we discussed a proposal for returning to the physical workplace that involves cyclic reopening. Read our wrap up of the discussion, and don’t forget to RSVP to join us again on Friday 12 June as we continue to explore the world of remote work and how ‘reopening’ the physical workplace might look.

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1 month 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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1 month 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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2 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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2 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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3 months ago

Remote Working Coffee Review – 17 April 2020

After our Easter break, the Remote Working Group returned to explore what remote work during lockdowns was really like. What skills and challenges were being faced? What leadership skills are required during these times?

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3 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 17 April 2020, we have reads on an elegy for cash, the technology we might never replace; the parents are not alright; and pandemic fashion; as well as The Future, This Week, our cartoon of the week, friday fives, friday funnies, and a few more ways to occupy yourself at home.

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3 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 9 April 2020, we’re talking about leadership and compassion, how lockdown isn’t an introvert’s paradise after all, some ideas for staying entertained at home, and that the discomfort you’re feeling is grief. Plus we’ve got our Friday Fives on misinformation, COVID-19, work, tech & social media; The Future, This Week; and some Friday Funnies to give you a giggle.

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