It is certain that at some point during your working day or week or month you have encountered an issue with connecting your device to your conference room, training room or huddle room large format display, unless that is, you already have a wireless presentation system that works with ease.
The modern workplace is continuing to change, through shifts in work cultures, increased global offices, adjustments to office and huddle space environments, not to mention ongoing technological advancements.
Getting more accomplished and achieving goals in your day is sure to make you happier.
According to Action for Happiness
‘Goals big and small can be the stepping-stones to a happier life and the way we set them can make a difference to achieving them.”
People who manage to achieve daily goals have not found a secret sauce, they help themselves accomplish more by following several simple habits to increase their own productivity.
5 Ways that Collaboration Tools can Increase Company Success
Collaboration and teamwork in today’s modern workplace are becoming increasingly important to create new ideas and be as innovative as possible. Companies strive to keep up with or outperform their competition. Collaboration stands out as a major contributor to achieving this.
In today’s global business work, the number of people working from home is on the increase. According to the Latest Telecommuting statistics, GlobalWorkplaceAnalytics.com, 3.7 million Employees (2.8% of the workforce) work from home at least half the time.
Remote working is defined as employees operating away from their place of business. A remote worker could be operating on the road, at home or from abroad.
Whilst working from home sounds very appealing to most people, there are advantages and disadvantages to being a remote worker. For the purpose of this blog post I have listed my top 3 advantages and 3 disadvantages of remote working.
Walk into any modern office today and you will find lots of open space, possibly a games room, chill out zones, break out zones and even swings. You might think….swings?….in an office?… that’s crazy! BUT, when you think of some of the top performing companies in the world, like Facebook, Google, Apple, the spaces they use to create some of the planet’s best loved products, will feature things like swings, slides and hammocks.
One of the core objectives of any organisation is to increase productivity.
Improved productivity increases the overall profitability of a company and return on investment when it comes to optimising the utilisation of employee resources and business solutions.
Can you think of a single company that does not have the desire to increase productivity?
Nope, none that I can think of.
Do you ever get to the end of a working week and think to yourself… what have I actually achieved this week?
When I think of collaboration, a famous quote from Helen Keller comes to mind -
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much."
Effective collaboration can achieve so much more than what one single team member can achieve.