Podcast 186 — Coping with Corona: Working from home and remote meetings

In the past few weeks, the rapid spread of Covid-19 has made 'self-isolation' an everyday term. 'Working from home' has stopped being a perk, and become a necessity (for those of us fortunate enough to be able to do so). But how do you adjust to working in isolation and communicating via remote meetings?

Written by Ross Dickie
Published 17 March 2020
Podcast 186 — Coping with Corona: Working from home and remote meetings

On this week's episode of The Good Practice Podcast, Ross Dickie is joined by Owen Ferguson, Ross Garner and Emerald Workser Craig Dutton to share their advice for coping with coronavirus.

In the episode we discuss:

  • Our strategies for productive home working
  • Making the most of technology
  • Overcoming organisational hurdles to built trust and rapport quickly online


Show notes

Craig's guidance on getting the best from remote meetings is online at: https://goodpractice-podcast.s3.amazonaws.com/craig-dutton-remote-meetings.pdf 

Owen's coronavirus simulations are from the Washington Post, online at: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2020/world/corona-simulator/?itid=sf_

Ross G's fascinating insight into the world's weird flight paths is online at: https://multimedia.scmp.com/news/world/article/2165980/flight-paths/index.html

And Ross D's tedious insight into air quality on planes is at: 

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About the author

Ross Dickie

Ross Dickie

Learning Experience Designer
Ross has been working in L&D since 2015 and is a key member of the instructional design team at Emerald Works. Most of his time is dedicated to writing articles, scoping infographics and contributing to video projects.

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