The world is changing. As technology improves, we learn to do business in new ways. This fact, coupled with the concerns inherent in the current pandemic, has forced us to change the way we work with one another – much sooner than expected. And when this pandemic is over, we can’t expect to go back to the way things were. One technological advancement embraced in this time of social distancing sure to stick around well after the pandemic is behind us: The consistent use remote meetings.
The Ins and Outs of Remote Meetings
What started as a global response to the COVID-19 crisis has shown us a whole new way to work. In the modern workplace, you’re just as likely to be working with someone in a different part of the country (or a different part of the world) as you are with someone in a different part of the office. So, getting a clear understanding of how and why remote meetings work, and how to make them work for you, is more important than ever.
Already, online meetings have become a normal part of a team’s everyday workflow. But how to make them maximally efficient can be a bit of a head-scratcher. What’s the best virtual meeting tool to use? How do you keep everyone engaged? And how do you make sure you cover everything before everyone disconnects? These questions and many others are answered in this infographic from Businessfinancing.co.uk. There’s even three tips to help you supercharge your post-meeting follow-up!
So, if running a virtual meeting still feels like science fiction, don’t sweat it. Instead, take a look at everything you need to know about running effective remote meetings.
It may have taken a global pandemic to jump start the future of work. But the future of work is already here. And it is here to stay.