Meeting Management: How to Effectively Run a Meeting

November 14, 2017 by

Meeting management is one of the most important business skills you can have. After all, meetings are a time suck. Middle managers use up to 35 percent and upper managers up to 50 percent of their time in meetings. To ensure that your meetings don’t require an excessive amount of time, you need to learn how to run meetings. Read Full Article

Do You Have the Right Processes to Make Remote Design Thinking Work?

October 10, 2017 by

Human beings behave differently when they’re around other people than when they’re alone. But we're still learning the norms when it comes to video conferences. It’s as if you’re in two places at once: The part in the frame may be at the office while the part outside the frame is lounging around at home. Here are some of the things that have worked for us at Upwork to cross this chasm. Read Full Article