Teams

Teams

Teamwork vs Individual Work – Which is Better?

People prefer different approaches on how the work is organized. Some prefer working by themselves while others enjoy collaborating. Nonetheless, there are benefits for both and sometimes it depends on a task. Working Individually Jeffrey Stibel has said: “Programmers are exponentially faster when coding as individuals; designers do their best work alone; artists rarely collaborate and when they

Culture

Team Building Ideas and Strategies That Actually Work

Team building has become so much more than just a catchy phrase. You need to take the right approach to truly reach your employees. Different kind of teams and different type of people for that matter have different expectations when it comes to activities within a group. You’ll have to consider the synergy of the

Management

Your Team Should Start Using A Sharable Calendar. Here’s Why

In a complex business world, managing teams can be a difficult task. The world is changing, and with that, so is the way we do business. A few decades ago, running a company meant having a stand-alone office with employees sharing the same working space from 9:00-5:00. Organizing and delegating responsibilities within a company was

Management

5 Things to Know About Leading a Creative Team

How to Make Teamwork Work I’ve been lucky to have countless experience in cross-functional teams, very different in group dynamics, sizes and goals. Some of the work done in those groups has been very successful, and some has failed miserably. And the reason behind the latter has never been the capabilities or skill, but more

Track

Teams work better thanks to these apps – Todoist, Zapier and Tweek

The past few weeks have been pretty exciting for the software business with Todoist announcing its new collaboration features, Zapier releasing the long-awaited Excel integration and of course – our very own Teamweek announcing their new app – Tweek. So let’s take a look at what these new changes mean for teams working together around

Management

Best Free Tools For Scheduling Company Holidays, Trips & Events

The choice of tools and apps that would help out with scheduling company holidays and business trips is surprisingly slim. Fortunately, you only need one software tool or app to get the job done. Here is a selection of the best free tools for scheduling company holidays. These tools will fit the different planning requirements

Management

The Ideal Manager: Best Attributes to Strive For

In my relatively short professional career, I have experienced more managers and managing styles than I care to count. I have experienced the motivating and trusting, as well as the critical and controlling. It can be somewhat difficult to pinpoint what makes an ideal manager and what does not. But I feel we can definitely

Track

5 Ways to Have Killer Meetings

Besides time tracking there is another issue I find extremely important for SMEs (or SMBs if you will) like ours – information flow. How do you make sure that everyone knows what he or she needs to know? How do you gather good ideas or just give status report to everyone in the team? There