5 Team Meeting Agenda Templates

A “team meeting” could mean just about anything: your full team, your full company, your department, or a team dedicated to a certain project. Since it’s such an amorphous term, I built several agenda templates for different types of team meetings: Weekly team meeting agenda Non-work team meeting agenda First team meeting agenda All-hands meeting agenda Department/staff meeting agenda How to run a remote team…

Leadership Meeting Agenda Template For Management Teams

Leadership meetings (or management meetings) are used to align the heads of each department on the key numbers, issues, and strategies within the company. They serve as a forum for analysis, decision-making, and problem-solving. In this article, you’ll learn about the purpose of a leadership meeting, the recommended frequency, who should be included, and what should be included in a leadership meeting agenda.  Purpose Frequency…

How To Prepare For A Skip Level Meeting (+ Questions To Ask)

When an employee has a meeting with his manager’s manager, it’s called a skip-level meeting. The discussion “skips” over one layer of management.  In this article, we’ll break down every aspect of a skip-level meeting including how to prepare as the employee and the manager. What is a skip-level meeting? Why should you have one? How do you prepare? Questions to ask (employee and manager)…

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Every Major Company Reducing Office Space: 2020-2024

At Buildremote, we’ve reported a staggering amount of well-known companies that have implemented some form of permanent remote work. Next, we analyzed in-depth the true plans for the Fortune 100’s return to office. At one point in March of 2022, only 3 of the Fortune 100 had declared a full return to the office for all employees. The others planned to never come back in full,…

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Report: Ford Quietly Issues New Return To Office Policy

I track the Fortune 100’s return to office policies here. As a result, I can see all of the Google search terms that bring people to my report. In the last few days, Google searches for “Ford return to office” spiked. This is a telltale sign that a new internal RTO policy has been released. This time, it has yet to be reported in mainstream…

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Fortune 100 Return To Office Policy Tracker [Feb 2024]

In this database, we keep an updated list of every “return to office” policy for the Fortune 100 (and compile the data at the top). Use the links below to jump to a section that interests you: RTO statistics and takeaways RTO for every Fortune 100 Download the spreadsheet Definitions Fortune 100s reducing office space 2023 & 2022 final statistics   Return To Office Statistics…

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John Deere CEO Calls Employees Back To The Office

Rumors have started circling on forums this week. John May, the CEO of John Deere, sent out an email calling all employees back to the office four days per week starting in March. I reached out to some people at John Deere, but have not heard back. Although the rumors haven’t been confirmed by anyone at John Deere yet, here’s what I know so far….

The 98 Biggest Remote Companies In The World [2024]

This is an exhaustively researched list of the biggest companies that only hire remote workers. Every company on this list has 1,000+ employees and is classified as either fully remote or remote-first in our 1,577 remote company database. I created this research report for people who are experiencing the following: You are looking for companies hiring remote workers but you’re sick of the fake remote…

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Bank Of America Threatens People To Return To The Office (Jan 2024)

Bank of America returned to the office on June 1, 2022 with the expectation for all employees to show up full time (five days per week). Bank of America leadership has taken a pro-office stance with little flexibility for remote work. Managers have provided cupcakes, staff lunches, and more perks to entice employees back to the office (which allows us to assume the employee sentiment…

100 Companies With Unlimited PTO

We’ve scoured the digital earth to find all of the unlimited PTO companies that publicly share their vacation policies.  Why? According to one study by the World Health Organization (and shared in Forbes), taking time off from work could literally save your life. The study found that working longer hours (55+ per week) without extended breaks is tied to an increased risk of heart disease or…