When conducting business remotely, we operate frequently on video and rely on all things digital to communicate. In these virtual situations, we make impressions daily that ultimately impact business. Your virtual presence reflects the professionalism of your company.
Networking internally is critical to professional success. However, it's more challenging when teams are distributed. You can’t simply catch up with a colleague before a meeting starts, drop into your boss's office or grab a last minute coffee with someone in another department. In the absence of spontaneous, informal conversations fostered by a shared space, take the initiative to […]
Point Road Group has partnered with Aysha Saeed, CEO and Creative Director of AYSHA NY, a lifestyle fashion brand, to share tips and tricks on how to look your best at this year’s virtual holiday parties. How To Dress For Virtual Holiday Parties Business holiday parties are happening this year, albeit with a key difference […]
A critical (yet often overlooked) communication skill for productive and effective video meetings is active listening. Active listening goes beyond simply hearing what someone says. It means paying full attention to the whole picture (nuance, inflection and nonverbal cues), engaging and responding to demonstrate understanding. Listening actively shows respect for the speaker, which helps builds trust and rapport, essential components […]
If you're unsure about how to introduce yourself effectively on Zoom, there are some simple steps you can take to make a great first impression. A little preparation and practice is important as what you say (and how you say it) can shape and set the tone for new relationships, whether introducing yourself to your […]