We love playing games here at Gr8er Good Games. And these are some of our favorite party games that you can play with a remote team to get to know each other, build rapport, and have plenty of laughs. Some of these games are easy to play via videoconference and others may require you to … Continue reading 10 Fun Team-building Games for Remote Teams
In a Gallup poll on employee engagement, 51% of American workers said that they are not engaged with their jobs, plus another 17% said that they are actively disengaged. That leaves only one in three working Americans who are engaged in their jobs while two out of three employees are dissatisfied with their work experience. (1) … Continue reading Play For Team-Building
Remote Work. Telecommuting. Virtual Teams. Digital Nomad. Distributed Teams However you want to call it, here at Gr8er Good Games, we’re big fans of that kind of work lifestyle and here’s our take on why we love it, and also some tips on how to avoid the pitfalls that might befall your remote team and … Continue reading Why would you go remote?
There are so many reasons that remote work is wonderful, but sometimes, that distance makes it more difficult to communicate, to collaborate and to work together as a team. When you can’t just hop over to the next desk and ask someone a question, look over their shoulders at their screen, or move one of … Continue reading Tips, Tools, and Tricks to Improve Remote Work
No one likes meetings, and as a remote team, you might think that you’re off the hook, but these five meetings are important to keep. Daily team stand-up check-in meeting Checking in with your team is important, even more so for remote teams who might not see or bump into each other. If you can, … Continue reading 5 Vital meetings for remote teams
As a remote worker, there's typically fewer constraints on time. Less meetings to go to to, less people popping by their desks to chitchat. So it's even more vital for remote workers to plan and track their time. How to best use time-blocking really depends on the way you work. Look at a typical day … Continue reading Time-blocking is our best friend
It's so easy to just grab your computer and work in bed in your pajamas all day, but many remote workers have found it useful to put on their "work pants." Having the morning ritual taking a shower, putting on your makeup and wearing work clothing helps seperate work time from fun time. This is … Continue reading Put your pants on