Tag: Zoom+

Zoom Bathroom Breaks and Fake Commutes

On episode 48 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn and Jessica Lee come together once again to discuss having to go to the bathroom during a video call, fake commute routines, and what to do for a one year WFH anniversary! Listen below (click this link if you don’t see the player) and be sure to subscribe, rate, and…

How do you go to the bathroom during a Zoom conference call? #HRFamous

Traditionally, this is a very common and easy scenario. You’re in a conference room meeting, you need to use the restroom, like a freaking adult, you just stand up and quietly walk out of the conference room and do your business. Today, you’re on a Zoom conference, at home, what do you do?! In episode 48 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders…

Sometimes Leading Means Letting Go During the Pandemic (Lessons Learned in Zoom Rooms)

Read Time1 Minute, 3 Second “In considering what our employees need from leadership right now, here are some of the questions we keep in mind.” - Jon Stross, President and Co-founder of Greenhouse.   Sometimes Leading Means Letting Go During the Pandemic   (Lessons Learned in Zoom Rooms)   Two weeks after laying off 28% of the company, we were getting ready to start…

Zoom and a bit about the downsides of decentralized work

Read Time1 Minute, 1 Second “It seemed like we’d have more time and greater schedule control. Instead, it feels like we are never really disconnected. We simulate happy hours and book clubs but experience greater isolation.”- Stella Lupushor   Zoom and a bit about the downsides of decentralized work   In late winter 2019, many workers fled their offices for the safety of home….

Welcome to Zoom Fatigue, America! (from the Czar of Common Sense)

DATELINE: Day 43 of the great COVID Lockdown in America.MOOD: Salty.REASON: 5 Video calls on my calendar for the day. But Kris (you say), it’s a chance to connect with everyone at the company. It’s awesome! True. We’ve been connecting a lot for sure. But Kris, given the fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) during this time, it’s imperative to stay connected. <toggles to try…

Zoom Bombs! Let’s have some fun!

Okay, if you’ve been working at home for the last month or so, you’re getting bored with video conferences with your team! You’ve also probably heard of some Zoom meetings getting “Zoom Bombed” by folks outside of your organization that figured out your public link and come in cause all kinds of havoc. I want to Zoom Bomb your weekly team meeting! But not…

The HR Famous Podcast: E8 – Video Work Meetings: Winning On ZOOM

In Episode 8 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn (Jessica Lee on break) get together with Dawn Burke (Senior Writer at Fistful of Talent, Sr. Consultant at Recruiting Toolbox) to talk about video meeting etiquette, their virtual meeting pet peeves and their wildest video call stories. The team shares their tips and tricks on tech, framing and…