3 Must-Have Leadership Competencies For Leading Remote Teams

Bringing Teams Together When We’re Far Apart Though the majority of today’s work is collaborative and more and more teams are working remotely, most individuals and teams don’t have a great playbook for remote collaboration. When we see each other only on computer screens, we tend to feel isolated. Leaders often struggle with how to … Read more

eBook Release: Working From Home—How To Maximise The Remote Training And Development Of Your Colleagues

Insights To Overcome Remote Workforce Development Obstacles Even before the global pandemic, telecommuting was quickly gathering steam. Organizations saw the perks of letting their staffers work from home, which includes reduced operational costs and a better work/life balance. However, this brought a new set of remote workforce training and development challenges. Then, the COVID outbreak … Read more

Remote Learning Best Practices: The Importance Of Protecting Data Privacy

Why Is Data Protection So Important? Whenever implementing new technology that involves the collection of sensitive data, the GDPR requires identifying and mitigating any risks that could lead to misuse of personal data. These assessments are particularly necessary when handling children’s data, which is especially sensitive. Failing to protect sensitive data can lead to serious … Read more

*Tap, Tap* Can You Hear Me Now?

4 Critical Steps To Leading Remotely If you’re anything like me, you’ve had to patiently (or maybe not so patiently) sit through the following prelude to almost every online meeting attended…Can you hear me now?… How about now?… We can’t see your face. Can you move your camera down a little?…A little more…Now we can … Read more

Going Back To Normal? Not Going To Happen!

Embracing Change In A Changing Workplace I recently read a tweet that got me thinking about how we used to work pre-pandemic. The tweet seemed innocent enough, but it also subtly represents the collective complacency we accepted prior to the pandemic, or as we now call, normal times. Here’s the tweet, you be the judge: … Read more

7 Tips For A Strategic Approach To Virtual Learning To Meet Remote Workforce Needs

Virtual Learning Strategy Organizations have changed significantly both in employees’ work locations and their connection to the organizations’ needs and culture. The need for greater flexibility and resilience has been apparent to all of us. While many organizations have been able to deliver consistent virtual learning programs, some are still struggling through this shift, and … Read more

Top Content Providers For Remote Workforce Development

Remote Workforce Development: Content Providers For Successful Training After the COVID-19 tsunami hit our lives, it’s no wonder that remote employee training and development is on the rise. In fact, it’s a hot topic for more than a year now. Consequently, working remotely has been driving organizations from various public and private industries to adopt … Read more

Fiverr Stole My Training Team!

Is The Traditional Training Organization Over? With the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic during 2020, we saw a multitude of businesses bring people home to work remotely in order to curb the outbreak. In other cases, businesses that depended on live in-person patronage had to scramble and get creative in the online space or fade … Read more

Fiverr Stole My Training Team!

Is The Traditional Training Organization Over? With the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic during 2020, we saw a multitude of businesses bring people home to work remotely in order to curb the outbreak. In other cases, businesses that depended on live in-person patronage had to scramble and get creative in the online space or fade … Read more

6 Experiential Learning Elements To Create High-Performing Virtual Teams

Remote Workforce Development For Thriving Teams As a Learning and Development manager tasked with creating your company’s remote workforce development plan, the list of performance areas you want to boost with training can be overwhelming. Some areas may urgently demand attention, like creating systematic, sustainable onboarding for your remote teams. Beyond putting out fires, common wisdom … Read more