Posts Categorized: Learning and Development

9 Top Social Distancing Team Building Ideas

It has been a long three months working from home, not seeing family and work colleagues. But it’s not all doom and gloom here as we have some good news for you. From the 4th July pubs and restaurants are opening. This also comes with the 2m rule being taken down to 1m, this is good news for us as it opens our summer events back… Read more »

The Ultimate Guide To Your Zoom Conference Call

Zoom conference calls have become an essential part of our daily lives with team and client meetings becoming the forefront of a modern day of working from home. The more you use the software the more you become comfortable with its functions, however, to save you a bit of time we can put together the… Read more »

Top Tips For Managing Virtual Teams

Since lockdown began, we along with so many other companies have had no choice but to work from home. Working under these new conditions and being so far from your team, we have come up with our top tips for managing remote teams. A lot of us have never worked from home before or even… Read more »

Five Positives About Working From Home.

Working from home is the norm for some people but for most of us it has been very overwhelming and new. No doubt some people love and have accepted the change so well. Working from home has been a challenge for some but it is not all doom and gloom. There are many benefits about… Read more »

7 Fun Ice Breakers For Virtual Teams.

It is always a little awkward bringing a group of people together who do not know each other. It is made even more awkward when this meeting must be done over Zoom or any other video conference calling software. In person a conversation usually picks up and you will find it will flow. Over Zoom… Read more »

5 Tips For Creating A Collaborative Working Environment.

What Is Working Collaboratively? Working in a collaborative environment simply means getting more work done faster. Two is better than one! Working collaboratively means a group of people constructively explore ideas that is more powerful than one’s own vision. There is a growing trend of remote working and Millennials go-getting with a flexible attitude to… Read more »

The Power Of Body Language Within The Working World.

Body language is very important in all aspects of life. It is, after all how we break down barriers and build a better connection with people. Body language is the unspoken communication that reveals your true thoughts and emotions. You can tell a lot about someone just through their body language. Body language includes your… Read more »

How To Improve Team Relationships For A Remote Team.

A remote or virtual team refers to a group of people working together to serve a common purpose, without being co-located i.e. they are geographically dispersed. With thousands of start ups forming every year it is not uncommon for Businesses to work like this. There has been a growing trend of business’ having staff stationed all over the world… Read more »

5 Ways To Keep Yourself Entertained On Your Commute.

The commute to work can be tiring and boring, whether your commute is only 15 minutes or 2 hours we all feel the strain of this repetitiveness. The dream would be to walk less then 10 minutes to work but let’s face it a lot of us have at least an hour or so of… Read more »

Event of the month for January – Haka Team Building.

The Haka is a type of ancient Māori war dance traditionally used on the battlefield, as well as when groups came together in peace. Haka are a fierce display of a tribe’s pride, strength and unity. Actions include violent foot-stamping, tongue protrusions and rhythmic body slapping to accompany a loud chant. Would you like to learn how to do… Read more »