As the Founder and CEO of Curtis Financial Planning, Inc, a 20-year-old independent financial advisory firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area, she wears lots of different hats and consistently juggles competing priorities. Her firm helps individuals, primarily women and their families, with financial planning and investment management, and their mission is to partner with their clients to help them make smart decisions with their money so that they reach their goals and live a life free of money worries.
The time is gone when only the freelancers worked remotely. After COVID-19 brought a halt to the fast-paced, many companies changed their way of working rather than ceasing to work. Even before the nationwide lockdowns were announced in different countries, a majority of companies had started working remotely as a preventive measure against the spread of the virus.
As easy as it sounds to recruit remote workers with all the remote work tools available, it is a daunting task to get remote teams using new technologies. From providing them with the essentials to introducing them to the latest applications and technologies, syncing a remote team is not an easy task. In this article, we discuss the state of remote work, the benefits of working remotely, the challenges associated with new technologies and work from home tools, and how to make your remote team onboard new technology.
When the new decade started, everyone went into it with high hopes. This was to be an era of change and triumphs. However, I don’t think any of us expected just how much change we were going to endure in the first few months after the turn of the year.
Due to unexpected issues related to public health, most companies have been given the choice of either going remote or closing down for who knows how long. That being the case, we decided to write up an article that will help you overcome some of the key issues you might face when making these decisions.
There are countless problems unique to remote workers, but we’re going to focus on some of the most common and annoying ones in this piece so that you can ease the transition to online collaboration by nipping them in the bud.
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Searching For A Solution For Email Overwhelm
Gini Dietrich, a Chicago native who boasts an impressive resume and wears many hats day-to-day, was drowning in emails related to her various projects. She not only runs a PR firm aptly named Arment Dietrich, but is also the founder, author, and host of Spin Sucks, which started as a blog, then became a book and podcast, and now offers professional development to marketers around the globe. Kind of a lot to keep track of!
In addition to her work as a PR professional and founder, Gini juggles being both a mom and a competitive cycler. With so much to do, she had trouble finding a way to shuffle through the noise of her inbox and locate the high-priority emails that actually pertained to her many activities.
A highly efficient, perfectly optimized workflow will ensure you and your team reach peak productivity levels on a regular basis. But how do you build a workflow that works. The answer: via proven technology solutions.
If you can dream it, there’s probably an app that’s been specifically designed to help you achieve it. The trick is to harness that tool for your own purposes.
In this post, we cover five ways that technology can help you improve your workflow. Whether you’re looking for a way to remove distractions, streamline communication, or better manage important projects, you’ll find the solution you need below.
We’re now ~3 months into social distancing due to COVID-19, and many of us have been working from home for that long as well. Remote work has long been at the top of the list of perks people most want at their job, but we imagine most people didn’t expect a global pandemic as the impetus for it.
It can be tough to adapt to remote work life when you have little experience with it in practice. Back in March, we published 26 Essential Tips For Working From Home as a primer for first time remote workers and those having trouble focusing in these strange times.
Now that we’ve had a bit of time to adapt, we’d like to share some more advanced tips that may help with Phase 2 of the work-from-home situation. Let us know your own remote working tips by tweeting at us @SaneBox.
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and the global workforce shifting to a remote work environment, productivity tools are helping people collaborate, stay connected, and focus. At SaneBox, we want to help make this transition as seamless as possible while empowering distributed teams to own and improve their work-from-home setups.
We partnered with top companies providing solutions for time tracking, project management, digital communication, and more. For whatever your work-from-home situation needs, you’ll find a deeply-discounted tool here that will improve your productivity in these uncertain times.
We hope you find your new favorite remote work tool here today. Stay safe and healthy!