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Deep inside, everyone knows multitasking is a trap. It’s not the ultimate productivity hack as much as it is you rapidly shifting your attention from one..
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Virtual ways to celebrate festivals in 2020
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The closer is dead. Long live the listener.
I have a confession to make. I can only hope that, when I’m done, you’ll remember that people are capable of change and you won’t judge me too harshly.
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At Flock, productivity is always on our minds—perhaps more so now as we work from home. Our transition from being a distributed but mostly co-located team..
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5 tips for keeping your team together during the pandemic
The ongoing pandemic has created a raft of challenges that small businesses must tackle effectively to ensure they survive and thrive.
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It’s easy to dismiss water cooler talk as gossip, but it’s so much more. While casual, non-work conversations might look like a waste of productive hours,..
6 Best Google Hangouts (Meet) alternatives for your team communication
Are you stuck bouncing between your non-Google mail client and Google Hangouts for chatting? Are you #done with using your personal Google account to chat..
How to improve cross-functional collaboration in your organization
This article is a result of a fair amount of cross-functional collaboration between our marketing and design teams. Rohit, our SEO wizard, thinks..
Creative virtual backgrounds for professional (and fun) Zoom calls
Of the many video conference calls you have each day, you’ll always find a handful of folks who have a really interesting virtual background which..
Why employee relationship management is important for successful teams
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How to use Flock for asynchronous communication
Ping. You’ve got a new message. Can’t get distracted—you’re halfway through a task on a tight deadline. Ping. FOMO strikes—it might be an urgent message...
7 effective ways to combat Zoom fatigue with your team
You talk, a dozen heads nod along. There’s a reply, the discussion moves on, but the camera is on and all eyes are on you. You become self-conscious for a..
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Step up your team standups with shared to-dos
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Your guide to hosting productive video meetings in the new normal
We’re all finding ways to navigate working remotely, from adopting video conferencing best practices to getting used to being on camera. But one cannot..