The spread of COVID-19 (otherwise known as Coronavirus) around the world is causing unprecedented changes to the way businesses operate.
5 Videoconference Meeting Icebreakers to Make Meetings More Fun
Video conferencing isn’t exactly new, but the technology today is a lot more lean and agile compared to the old days.
How Leaders Should Manage Uncertainty in the Age of COVID-19 [Guide for Managers]
Times are stressful. People don’t like uncertainty, yet we are in the midst of the most uncertain times in recent history.
Coronavirus Planning Templates For Businesses
The Flock team is just one week into our new work from home reality. We’ve been coping with uncertainty and stress by connecting via Flock, meeting up for..
5 Email Templates to Ask Your Boss to Work from Home
Let’s be honest, the news cycle isn’t the greatest right now. We’re all dealing with stressful daily updates on the spread of the Coronavirus.
How to Test a Work From Home Day with Your Team: A Guide for Managers
Ready or not, your team is probably going remote.
Will Coronavirus accelerate the adoption of remote work? [New data]
It’s hard to avoid the news about the spread of Coronavirus globally. Stock markets have dropped, worldwide production and supply chains are affected,..
Communication overload hits executives hardest [New data]
Is information overload concentrated amongst the executive ranks? Our newest research implies it is.
10 Ground rules for business messaging that leaders need to implement
The workplace is evolving. There’s no denying that people’s work habits and preferences are changing in lockstep with this evolution. More businesses are..
The 21 Best Team Building Activities
All work and no play makes… okay, okay I’ll stop!
Team building activities are crucial for building team morale and recognizing a team’s hard work. When..
Best Practices for Flock Channels
Channels are integral to the way the Flock team communicates on a daily basis. As we counted all the ways we leverage channels, the marketing team decided..
Words matter: a simple change to fight mental health stigma
I resolved to stop using words associated with mental health (“crazy,” “mental,” “insane”) in my everyday conversations in 2020.
Can you trust Whatsapp to keep your business information secure? [New data]
Enterprise CIO recently revealed the most banned software technologies in businesses today: WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. Why?
The Top Productivity Apps of 2023, According to Real Users
At Flock, we care a lot about productivity and efficiency. As we look back on 2022, we found the top productivity apps that helped you work smarter. From..
Dissecting Away’s toxic use of messaging software to create a culture of anxiety and fear
Snow days and work: How messaging software makes it painless
How does your company approach snow days?
How to log off from work this holiday season (and beyond)
Many people around the world will spend some well earned time off with friends and family this holiday season. Time off is critical for recharging. But..
Five lessons I’ve learned in my first three months at a startup
I recently joined Flock, a collaboration and communication software company, based in Mumbai, Bangalore, and Boston. Flock is my first experience at a..
What to expect in your first week at a start up
I just wrapped up my first week at Flock, a team collaboration software startup in hypergrowth mode, and it has been a surprising and emotional journey!