Tag: collaboration

older white man looking around a corner with a surprised expression

Digital Workplace

Why Returning to the Office Is a Mistake (and 2 Reasons to Go Back Anyway)

Culture and productivity top the list of reasons why companies are mandating a return to the office. Remote work proponents disagree. They're both right.

two women sit on chairs facing each other at a table in front of a large glass window

Collaboration & Productivity

Visier Acquires Collaboration Analytics Specialist Yva.ai

The Vancouver, B.C.-based people analytics firm wants a deeper look at employee wellbeing and productivity.

Woman facing a red door and a blue door

Digital Workplace

Take a Teams-Based Approach to the Hybrid Workplace

Should hybrid companies bring employees in on the same day, or should they have the flexibility to choose?

Hands holding a cinema clapboard

Collaboration & Productivity

Why Asynchronous Videos Are Better Than Video Meetings

In the digital workplace, asynchronous video can be a way to avoid the challenges of organizing and executing video meetings.

Red and white like sign painted on white brick wall

Digital Workplace

The Critical Role Technology Plays in Company Culture

Technology is more than a tool. It plays an indispensable role in supporting and strengthening company culture in remote and hybrid organizations.

Otter.ai logo

Collaboration & Productivity

Otter.ai Wants to Be in the Room Where Hybrid Meetings Happen

The Mountain View, Calif.-based company announced product updates that allow users to automatically generate meeting transcripts and assign action items.

laughing man on a video call

Collaboration & Productivity

The Future of Video in the Virtual Collaboration Market

Despite workers returning to the office, the future is still bright for video conferencing. But it will require a comprehensive look at virtual collaboration.

aerial view of a crosswalk with people walking

Collaboration & Productivity

4 Tips for Successful Cross-Company Collaboration

Collaboration efforts across departments and organizations fail without the right tools and mindset. Here are four ways to make it work.

Woman sitting alone at a laptop in a meeting room

Collaboration & Productivity

4 Ways to Prevent and Overcome the Zoom Ceiling

Out of sight can mean out of mind when it comes to the remote workforce. Here's how managers can break through the bias inherent in remote and hybrid work.

person doing work alone at a table in front of a window

Collaboration & Productivity

Balancing Collaboration With Individual Performance

Striking a balance between collaborating and individual output is essential to avoid the negative effects of collaboration overload and maintain productivity.

Black and white image of a man's head with an Oculus headset

Collaboration & Productivity

Here's What Happened in My First Meeting in the Metaverse

Companies have to do something about soul-killing video meetings, and technologies like the metaverse offer possibilities that make even this skeptic excited.

Get Reworked Podcast Episode 30 Guest Jennifer Kahnweiler


Get Reworked Podcast: The Superpowers That Introverts Bring to the Workplace

Introverts have just the right qualities to help organizations navigate an increasingly noisy and fast-paced environment, says author Jennifer Kahnweiler.

Four people around a conference table in a closed glass office

Collaboration & Productivity

Does Your Company Have Proximity Bias?

Proximity bias can be deadly to a healthy hybrid workplace. To avoid negative effects, leaders should identify risks early on and adapt how teams work together.

Slack emblem on a building

Collaboration & Productivity

Slack Unveils New Features in Latest Product Update

The collaboration platform debuted an upgrade to Slack Connect and in-demand user features. Plus, new security and workflow builder tools are coming soon.

Turquoise post-it note promoting the exchanging of ideas, against checkered and yellow background

Collaboration & Productivity

4 Strategies to Handle Dissent in the Digital Workplace

Remote and hybrid work makes it more challenging, but digital workplace leaders need ways to defuse situations before they have a negative effect on operations.

Three professionals looking at some data and illustrations on a glass collaboration board.

Digital Workplace

Observable Raises $35.6 Million Series B Funding Round for Data Collaboration

Observable, a data collaboration company, has raised a $35.6 million Series B funding round.

Meta logo sign in front of Meta Platforms headquarters on 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California.

Collaboration & Productivity

Workplace from Meta to Launch WhatsApp Integration to Support Frontline Workers

Workplace from Meta, formerly known as Workplace from Facebook, has announced an integration with WhatsApp to support frontline workers.

long road heading off into the horizon

Digital Workplace

2022 Tech Landscape: Trending Tools for the Digital Workplace

Collaboration, automation and AI are just a few of the trends expected to have the greatest impact on digital workplace investment in 2022.

man using a laptop and talking with a coworker at a table

Collaboration & Productivity

Collaboration Platform Miro Raises $400 Million Funding Round

The Series C funding values the software company at $17.5 billion and shows the growing strength of online collaboration tools in remote and hybrid work.

photo looking down at people sitting at a table working with laptop computers

Collaboration & Productivity

Why Enterprises Won't Ditch Collaboration Platforms Anytime Soon

Collaboration platforms have become key enterprise technologies for hybrid and remote work. Here's why they're poised for continued growth.