In the beginning of 2021 thoughtbot made the decision to go fully remote. This blog highlights a bit more insight into the decision and the excitement we have for the path ahead.
Ever played Charades and acted out the perfect mime to ‘James Bond’, only to be met with blank stares? That moment when you wonder “Are my friends fools!?”, that’s the curse of knowledge.
Our communication practices can be very disrupting. Remote work has taught me to be more considerate of how I communicate with others. We should treat other people’s time as we like ours to be treated.
Tips for better communication, even when you’re not in person.
How design, engineering, and product management work together to prioritize your product.
Make meetings productive by treating them like coding functions.
Explore strategies for effective communication and collaboration while your team is transitioning to remote work.
Slack emoji can quickly communicate the state of PR reviews.
Here are some tips that we use to ensure that our team is using Slack to improve efficiency while nurturing a culture of trust.
Avoid siloing information by spending time communicating.