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Aug
03
How do you say no to meetings without burning bridges?

How do you say no to meetings without burning bridges?

Members share their go-to scripts and strategies for politely declining meetings and nudging people toward async communication instead.
Jul
27
A compassionate approach to  firing someone virtually

A compassionate approach to firing someone virtually

Why we don't immediately cut off access to team communication tools and other radical advice for companies who want to do right by their remote employees
Jul
20
The best (and worst) OOO autoresponders you've ever seen

The best (and worst) OOO autoresponders you've ever seen

We're deep into the heart of summer here in the northern hemisphere and it feels like every other email you
Jul
14
How async communication combats groupthink

How async communication combats groupthink

Contrary to popular belief, research shows that real-time collaboration tends to stifle creativity and diverse perspectives.
Jun
29
The productivity tax you pay for context switching

The productivity tax you pay for context switching

How distraction became our default way of working and what you can do to reclaim your focus
Jun
22
How do you set boundaries at work?

How do you set boundaries at work?

Share your stories, strategies, successes, and not-so-successes when it comes to setting boundaries at work...
Jun
15
No kings — How do you make good decisions quickly in a flat organization?

No kings — How do you make good decisions quickly in a flat organization?

Practical thoughts from a back-end team leader
Jun
01
The flipped meeting model: a straightforward framework for fewer, better meetings

The flipped meeting model: a straightforward framework for fewer, better meetings

How async collaboration will save meetings
May
24
What's one piece of advice that's changed the way you work/live?

What's one piece of advice that's changed the way you work/live?

This is a member-only thread. Want to see what people are saying? Join us...
May
17
What the heck is asynchronous communication anyway?

What the heck is asynchronous communication anyway?

And what you can do to start implementing it, whether you're an individual contributor or a team leader.