Being remote-friendly and being remote-first are two very different ways of working. The latter requires a lot more intentional effort to be successful, and some teams are more experienced at working remotely than others.
We got a (virtual) room of representatives from Jumo, Allan Gray, Equal Experts, Matchbox Solutions, Luno and Nomanini together to discuss how each was dealing with going fully remote in response to COVID-19. We spoke about our pains, solutions, and successes with remote work, and shared how teams around the country - and around the world - were making remote work work.
- These are the ice breaker cards Rob mentioned: https://www.equalexperts.com/blog/ee-life/icebreaker-cards/
- This is GeoGuessr, which Carmia mentioned: https://www.geoguessr.com/
- Here’s the game Rachel was talking about: https://skribbl.io/
- To randomise who runs meetings, this is the tool Rob uses: https://wheelofnames.com/