How to run, refine and reap the rewards from your most significant virtual gathering—brought to you by our friends at SavvyCal.
Learn what context switching is, the cost of multitasking, and what you can do to prevent context switching at work.
Learn what a catch-up meeting is, the benefits of a catch-up meeting, and best practices for running effective catch-up meetings.
Decision making as a team can be challenging. This article offers tips on choosing a decision making framework & ideas on different decision making models.
In this post, we’ll discuss the importance of team meetings, why you need team meeting agendas, and five steps for boosting team morale with effective team meetings.
Are there any benefits to micromanagement? How can you be a successful manager by leading your employees instead of breathing down their necks? Here's everything you need to know.
Get practical insight on the benefits and drawbacks of cross-functional collaboration and how you can enhance the effectiveness of your cross-functional team.
In this post, we’ll discuss how to use an impact effort matrix, when they are most effective, and how we utilize this tool at WorkPatterns.
Pick up four simple strategies for turning team goals into action items, the types of goals your team should set, and how to keep your team on track.
Keep reading to learn more about the importance of building trust in the workplace and 5 simple steps to build trust within virtual teams.
Uncover the differences between synchronous and asynchronous communication, the pros and cons of synchronous communication, and best practices for remote teams.
Slack’s main selling point is its greatest flaw. Read about the negative effects of slack holes and fast communication, and pick up some tips for better team workflows.
An exploration of Tuckman’s five stages of team development, including how they apply to a modern workforce and how managers can use them to build team cohesion.
Having too many meetings is a real issue, and when they are poorly scheduled or run ineffectively, they can disrupt workplace productivity and wellness.
Many of us have gotten a little too comfortable on Zoom. Use Zoom etiquette 101 to brush up your etiquette, for more productive and engaging meetings.
Effective meetings are meetings that work together. WorkPatterns is the meeting management system for keeping employees engaged, productive, and aligned.