Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.
Symptoms of COVID-19 are a cough, a high temperature and shortness of breath. There’s no specific treatment for COVID-19 currently although trails have begun.
Simple measures like washing your hands often with soap and water can help stop viruses like COVID-19 spreading.
As the World struggles with dealing with this new medical virus the work force is being asked to stay home.
Kids are home so teachers are now being forced to connect with students in online classrooms, large meetings and training are occurring in the virtual world through general platforms like Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, and Go-to-Meeting. There are also very targeted video solutions and platforms like that provided by OpenExchange who is the leading trusted video exchange for financial services. IT departments are finding new ways to help their coworkers stay productive while working from home; It’s now a necessity for companies all across the globe. As a result, there are thousands of team leaders and managers who find themselves suddenly managing a completely remote team.
This can be difficult and presents some additional security risks. Here are some tips to help manage a remote team successfully:
Punching a clock for eight hours is out. Regular work hours are also probably out for many people.
Instead, trust your team and give them the freedom and flexibility to get work done on the schedule that helps them be the most productive. Contact us for help if needed.