It really isn’t difficult to make a connection with someone new online during a Zoom or Team meeting. You start with a smile and you show interest and relax. Just like you would if you were meeting for the first time in reception. Break the ice and open up. Let them feel they will enjoy getting to know you.
Stories help us to imagine. They help understanding. Stories help us to remember. We are always on the look out for them. Here’s a short snippet from one we found recently. It opened our minds to ‘what if’.
More than 6 weeks into lockdown in the UK – what have we learnt from our experience of working from home everyday?
A recognised way of showing colleagues how much they are valued is to offer training.
We always enjoy hearing personal stories. Nothing beats a story from someone who is prepared to share their highs and lows, make fun of themselves and admit their vulnerability.
A tale from our trip to Amsterdam to run a Storytelling in Business one day workshop.