Team Q&A: 7 questions with our Head of Engineering, Matt

Coassemble

Matt is constantly pushing the boundaries of what the engineering team at Coassemble can do. Mat fields our communications for the engineering team to ensure projects are on schedule and updates to the platform are successfully delivered. I typically wake up quite early to sync up with teams in other timezones and will spend an hour catching up on communications, so I’m up to date for the day. After this, I’ll try to get out for a morning run before my local team wakes up.

Remote control: Six articles to help you work effectively from home

Cloudshare

7 secrets of successful remote IT teams (CIO) – From organizational insight to security measures, John Edwards offers 7 simple tips to get everybody working collaboratively and effectively, no matter where they’re located. Our partner, Atlassian, offers some useful best practices for working at home with kids. Readers of our blog know each month we present a collection of great content we’ve recently read on topics like training , security and sales enablement.

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5 Thank You’s for this Thanksgiving Season at Cloudshare

Cloudshare

Imagine yourself sitting around the CloudShare Thanksgiving dinner table, holding hands with our team members (pass the hand gel first, of course), and sharing in our gratitude for all of our amazing customers and their own wins, however unusual this year may have been.

5 Thank You’s for this Thanksgiving Season at Cloudshare

Cloudshare

Imagine yourself sitting around the CloudShare Thanksgiving dinner table, holding hands with our team members (pass the hand gel first, of course), and sharing in our gratitude for all of our amazing customers and their own wins, however unusual this year may have been.

How to utilize technology to encourage remote productivity

Matrix

With the rapid growth of remote teams , there have been a variety of challenges that need to be faced for employers to ensure data security and productivity. Attempting to find solutions to these issues may put pressure on team leaders, especially as many companies are now rapidly transitioning to remote work. Adaptive learning technology for remote teams. Cultivating collaborative understanding and success while working remotely.

Optimizing training with virtual labs: New ebook shows how customer education leaders successfully made the move

Cloudshare

provider of human resources, payroll and other business software, had 14 instructors in the field training clients, but its team was overwhelmed. Case in point: Atlassian, a provider of team collaboration and productivity software, tried one solution that required it to install VMs. After evaluating all its options, Atlassian switched to CloudShare. Atlassian now provides hundreds of students with live instruction and hands-on, self-paced training every month.

Online training platform’s best tools for working remotely

Coassemble

Being able to swap between tablet and laptop on the fly comes in handy for notes and collaborative projects. With high marks from our own team and customer reviews, you’ll be able to step up your sound game. A writing pad (blank or lined, we still argue over which is better as a team).

Experiential Learning Through Cultural Immersion

CLO Magazine

The numbers in Atlassian’s “State of Diversity and Inclusion in U.S. Ultimately, creating inclusive environments that foster diversity comes down to understanding and appreciating individuals as full-fledged people rather than categories, which leads teams to support and fight for equity in ways that combat fatigue. Consequently, they need to understand those around them, and then cultivate collaboration, recognition and appreciation strategies to deepen relationships.

Chairperson’s Report from Corporate Learning Week

NovoEd

Brands, Edward Jones, and smaller successful former startups, such as Credit Karma, Atlassian, and Okta. The skills that participants were focused on, surprisingly, were the higher-level complex human-related skills: leadership, collaboration, problem-solving, and others. We had a good session from BJ Schone of Atlassian (itself a great technology company, serving software development teams within organizations).

Learning, by the People, for the People

Degreed

” And [the management team] said, ‘Well, I have this trusted third party I go to or I do a Google search.’ Organizations that are more mature and advanced tend to deliver a lot less training through traditional methods and more through experiential, social, collaboration. Learning teams that are aligned with and meeting expectations of the larger organization empower “always-on learning, and a culture of exploration and discussion to enable continuous invention1.”.

Online training platform’s best tools for working remotely

Coassemble

Being able to swap between tablet and laptop on the fly comes in handy for notes and collaborative projects. With high marks from our own team and customer reviews, you’ll be able to step up your sound game. Lastly, here’s a quick list of desk accessories our team can’t go without: Post It notes (with colors to match specific tasks). A writing pad (blank or lined, we still argue over which is better as a team).

7 Innovative Ideas to Enhance Workforce Effectiveness

ProProfs

62% said that meetings are not efficient enough to bring the team closer. According to Atlassian , these unproductive meetings can take up more than 30 hours of the time an average employee spends at work! Imagine, the core products or services that your organization deals with require lots of updation and software improvement and your core operations team is on it. But then you need to train your sales team to get them accustomed to the newness of the products.

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Building a Learning Culture

Everwise

Last month, Everwise hosted a webinar on “Building a Learning Culture” with Jeff Diana, the former Chief People Officer of Atlassian & SuccessFactors. Diana compares laying the groundwork for a culture of learning to properly equipping your sales team with the tools to crush their numbers. No leader wants to be at the helm of a culture or a team that isn’t deemed healthy and something they can be proud of leading.”. Is your physical space driving collaboration?

Best SaaS Conferences 2020

Coassemble

Being agile during this time is critical to business survival, no matter the team or company. This format allows your company and team to: Connect with a broader audience. Below is our list of conferences that have gone digital for 2020 and how you and your team can access them.

Experimental Learning Through Cultural Immersion

CLO Magazine

The numbers in Atlassian’s “State of Diversity and Inclusion in U.S. Ultimately, creating inclusive environments that foster diversity comes down to understanding and appreciating individuals as full-fledged people rather than categories, which leads teams to support and fight for equity in ways that combat fatigue. Consequently, they need to understand those around them, and then cultivate collaboration, recognition and appreciation strategies to deepen relationships.

Profile of a modern learner in 2018 [infographic]

Elucidat

And, on top of that, we are interrupted around 56 times a day ( Atlassian). Collaboration and knowledge sharing: 90%. Collaboration and knowledge sharing takes silver, and is probably no surprise as learning from and with others is natural, and highly effective. Only 4% of L&D teams provide managers with resources to support their teams with their learning. Atlassian: Stop wasting time at work. Meet the modern learner. Busy, savvy and hungry to learn.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools?

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