Remote AID Highlights
April 20th, 2020
Telecommuting during coronavirus? Remote AID is for you.
Helping You Get Through Remote Work Challenges
We believe in the power of remote work, and as the long time practitioners in this field, we have assembled a free charity event for companies and remote employees, who are struggling with emergency work from home practices. Remote Aid 2020 is a one day online event, which will take you through the most important areas of managing your distributed teams. Today remote work is no longer a perk, it is a necessity. To get it right, CEOs, managers and employees need to be educated.
Remote Aid 2020 will be attended by renowned speakers and experts, all of whom are donating their time to deliver unparalleled content on building and scaling remote companies.
Who Spoke At Remote AID 2020?
Proven, Practical Advice To Steer Your Teams Through The COVID-19 Crisis And Come Out Ahead
Our world has suddenly changed. We’ve all been forced to adapt and navigate our teams through challenging business and personal times.
In this session, Eran Zinman, Co-Founder & CTO at Monday.com, will share practical and proven advice gleaned from 100,000+ organizations that are currently working remotely.
Topics he’ll cover include how to —
- Boost inclusion and transparency
- Drive ownership
- Stay focused on the things that move the needle
- Keep organizational alignment
- Execute with speed and agility
He’ll also present the market’s first WFH survey conducted post the COVID-19 outbreak, and best practices for remote working, including efficient collaboration across teams, progress tracking, and how to turn video chats into action.
Join Eran’s session to lead your business through the crises, and come out ahead once all this uncertainty passes.
Selling In A Crisis
Everyone is panicking. And with good reason. So how can your team keep selling to customers without being perceived as insensitive or out of touch with current events?
In this keynote and live Q&A CEO and founder of Close, Steli Efti, addresses exactly how newly remote sales teams can navigate through a pandemic, help solve their prospects’ problems and continue to do great work.
Fireside Chat With DHH – Interviewed By Andreas Klinger
David Heinemeier Hansson, popularly known as DHH is the CTO of Basecamp, co-author of 4 books, and the creator of the open-source Ruby on Rails framework.
In this fireside chat, Andreas will interview DHH. Submit your questions and get answers first hand from DHH.
Async Communication For Remote Teams
Doist has been operational for more than 10 years now, having nearly 70+ people in about 25+ different countries.
In his talk, Amir, CEO of Doist, will cover the importance of asynchronous communication in remote teams.
How To Energize Remote Teams
Teams that were forced to work from home due to the current situation, feel disconnected and isolated, making their high energy vanish overnight.
In this talk, Ryan explains how there’s more to remote team engagement than Zoom happy hours.
For more than a decade, they’ve innovated constantly to energize their teams of developers from 50+ countries, keeping them engaged, productive and moving forward together.
Protecting Your Mental Health As A Remote Professional
Isolation, drooping motivation, the lure of multitasking, and, oh yes, the challenge of working while homeschooling quarantined children…. The abrupt changes to our work lives can leave even the most motivated professional a bit frayed around the edges.
In this candid conversation, Sherry, the clinical psychologist, and Rob, the serial entrepreneur, will talk through simple strategies to help you protect your mental health while working from home.
The Suddenly Distributed Workforce: Taso Du Val, CEO Of Toptal – Interviewed By Paul Estes, Editor-in-Chief Of Staffing.com
We blinked and suddenly what we had been calling ‘the future of work’ became the reality of now.
Join us for a conversation with Taso Du Val, CEO of Toptal. For over a decade, Toptal has thrived as the world’s largest distributed workforce.
Taso will share insights into how he leads a fully remote company, how to foster an environment built of trust and accountability, and how using the right software and tools increases productivity within a fully remote workforce.
The Benefits Of Leveraging Local Communities In Remote Work
Panel Discussion: The Benefits of Leveraging Local Communities in Remote Work.
Remote doesn’t necessarily mean ‘removed’… Learn from these remote work experts who have discovered the benefits of looking to their local communities to develop and grow their businesses.
Communication In Remote Teams
With remote the new normal, communication among remote teams will make the difference between those that win and those who struggle.
This session will help you learn —
- How best to communicate in a remote model
- How managers need to adapt
- How not to let COVID-19 tarnish the upside of working remotely
We’re here to help you gain the skills and avoid the pitfalls of communication in a remote workforce.
🟢 All proceedings from voluntary donations will be sent to the Red Cross Coronavirus Donations.
Following the event all collected donations will be transferred from Mystaff.com LLC, the organiser of Running Remote 2020. Help us save more lives by joining forces in advocating Work From Home policies.