Category: Business

7 Tips for Skyrocketing Communication and Collaboration for a Remote Workforce Using Agile Practices

Author: Adam Nason, CSM and Senior Consultant at Covalent Resource Group The remote workforce grew over 159% from 2005 to 2019, according to Search Remotely. That is over 11x more than the workforce in general.  Businesses had to move quickly to move their workforce to a remote setting over the last few months. Caught off guard and unprepared, many companies went from primarily working on-site to moving their entire staff to a work from home…
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Realizing the Value of Emotional Intelligence During COVID-19

By: Colleen Richter | Employee Relations Manager Working in Human Resources (HR) for over 15 years, I have learned a lot about emotional intelligence and emotional commitment and the effect they have on employees. What is the difference between emotional intelligence and emotional commitment, and why are they so crucial during the COVID-19 pandemic? According to Psychology Today, the definition of emotional intelligence refers to the ability to identify and manage one’s own emotions, as…
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