It seems like overnight video calls have become a part of our new normal, but for many of us, they can be tiring and even make us feel more isolated than we already are. This is an excellent article by organizational psychologist Adam Grant giving some insight into how we can improve our virtual team meetings.
Many of us are now working at home due to the pandemic. To our surprise, we’re seeing our coworkers more than ever before – but as tiny heads on our laptops in video meetings. Instead of bringing us closer together, all this online togetherness can sometimes make us feel miles apart, literally and emotionally.