Cameras, not meetings, cause Zoom fatigue

By BroadPath

By Allyson Mann In the post-pandemic world, a few things have become ubiquitous: masks, hand sanitizer and Zoom fatigue, or the feeling of being worn out after a long day of virtual meetings. But new research from a team led by University of Georgia psychologist Kristen Shockley suggests that it’s not the meetings causing the fatigue—it’s the […]

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Creating a Successful Remote Work Strategy for Businesses

By BroadPath

Daron Robertson is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of BroadPath, a global BPO service provider that has redefined how remote work is conducted. Since its launch in 2008, BroadPath has become widely recognized as “best in class” with thousands of employees working from home offices in 50 states and 4 countries. Daron has expanded […]

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The Toll of Video Fatigue: How HR Professionals Can Help

By Daron Robertson

By Daron Robertson + Kristen Shockley, PhD Among the many legacies of COVID-19 will be the test of our endurance for spending time in front of screens. Remote workers are spending 29% more time in team meetings and 24% more time in one-on-one meetings than they were before the pandemic, according to a study from […]

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Work From Home Maturity Model: Looking Beyond COVID-19

By Don Hubman

The vast migration to home offices, driven by COVID-19 mitigation efforts throughout the world, has often been called “the world’s largest work from home experiment.” As a person who helped build our work from home (WFH) company almost 10 years ago, I’ve had conversations with numerous organizations along the way – all at different stages […]

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The Power of Music to Connect

By Daron Robertson

Everyone is experimenting with new and fun ways to interact virtually these days and coming up with some really interesting ideas. During our 10-year stretch of working from home at scale, we’ve developed an expertise in remote engagement and tried all sorts of things ranging from the more commonplace virtual happy hour to unique activities […]

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COVID-19 and Health System Overload: A Triple Threat?

By Daron Robertson

In daily discussions with industry executives, a loose consensus is emerging that we may see three waves of peak demand on the healthcare system in the coming months. Wave 1 (now-May): For care providers, it’s already here in certain hotspots like Seattle and New York, and likely coming soon to other large cities. We are […]

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