The Five Levels of Remote Working

5 Levels of Distributed Teams - MULLENWEG

When it comes to swimming in the deep end of the remote working pool, few companies are doing it at a wider scale than Automattic — the company behind WordPress, which powers 35% of all websites on the internet. This company has 1,170 employees scattered across more 75 countries, speaking 93 languages. They do not have an office, with its employees collaborating almost exclusively online. Automattic’s founder, Mullenweg talks about ‘the five levels of distributed teams’.

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Chinese participants in Virtual Classroom sessions

Chinese participants in virtual classroom sessions

Working virtually with participants from all around the world can be a very exciting experience. It is a fascinating idea that the people you are working with are located thousands of kilometres away from you, whilst we have the impression of virtual closeness: it seems like they are in the same room with you. At…

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Web meeting platforms – how to find your way through the jungle

Which Web Platform to Use | Nomadic IBP

Daily, people ask us these questions: ‘what platform do you recommend?’ Should I use Zoom or WebEx for my online conference? Can you deliver live training on Microsoft Teams or Google Hangouts’? As a team of live online learning experts, we work with these tools every day and should be in a position to give…

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A full day training in the virtual classroom – does that work?

Working Efficiently

Since the previous global crisis in 2008, we have been developing virtual classroom training as a team. Through trial & error, step by step, we have found out what works well and what is not a good idea when working with a group in virtual space. Gradually, we refined our training model and found that…

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WebEx TC or Zoom?

The use of online platforms for meetings, training and conferences is becoming ever more popular. For many of us, these tools are part of our daily work and help us to collaborate smoothly with people in other locations. In this blog, we are comparing compare WebEx Training Center* and Zoom from a user perspective. These…

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