8 Ways To Deliver Better Remote Presentations

Delivering compelling presentations remotely is now an indispensable ability. For many, such a skill does not come naturally — but it can be developed over time. In this article, we’ll share nine tips to help you build and deliver the kind of presentations that will capture the attention of any audience you end up addressing.   Tips For Effective Remote Presentations 1. Think About Your…

99 Five-Minute Team-Building Activities (Virtual)

Here’s the ultimate list of five-minute team-building activities for virtual teams. Virtual meetings tend to start… a bit stale: “Can everyone hear me?” “Is Brian here yet?” “Should we get started or give it a few minutes?” At the fully remote company that I ran for six years, we lucked into some great virtual icebreakers. And we also had structured team-building games from time to…

How Many Working Days Are In 2024?

You’re planning out 2024 (a leap year, by the way) and you need some solid information about the 2024 work calendar: How many working days are there in 2024? How many work hours per month? When do the federal holidays occur in 2024? In this article, you’ll find everything you need to know about the 2024 work calendar.   How many working days are there…

Headcount & FTE Calculator

Use this calculator to determine your headcount and number of full-time equivalents (FTE). With a few simple inputs, it will do the headcount calculation and FTE employee figure for you. How To Calculate Headcount Headcount Definition Headcount is the number of people working for your organization. It’s a simple calculation that ignores how many hours people work, and employment types (like full-time and part-time). Headcount…

Working Hours Per Month In 2024

You’re planning out 2024 (a leap year, by the way) and you need to know the amount of working hours per month. Here are all of the answers that you need–organized succinctly.    Working Hours Per Month (2024) Here’s how we calculate work days: Weekdays – federal holidays = work days (Federal holidays are not counted as work days in our dataset) Here’s how we calculate work hours: Work days…

The 25 Best Corporate Retreat Locations In The US [2024]

If you search for “best corporate retreat locations” on Google, you’ll get hundreds of opinions on the top cities in the United States. But just because Tina says Texas is the number one spot or John swears by a venue in Rhode Island doesn’t mean you should start booking flights. You wouldn’t make any other business decision from just one person’s opinion, so why would…

How Many Working Weeks Are In A Year?

How many work weeks are in a year? There are 52 work weeks per year. Said differently, most companies are open every week of the year. However, the answer can change depending on a few factors: If you exclude US federal holidays, there are 50 work weeks per year If you exclude an average amount of time off for employees, it is 49-50 work weeks…

How Many Weekends (& Weekend Days) Are In A Year?

You’re here to know how many weekends (and weekend days) occur in a year. On average, one can count on 52 weekends and 104 weekend days in a given year. However, this can be affected by leap years and which day of the week January 1 falls on. Accurate counting of work days and weekend days is essential for various operational purposes in your business,…

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32 Programs To Strengthen Remote Work Culture

You’ve see PLENTY of advice about how to build a remote company culture. But most of the articles I see offer intangible and esoteric advice, like “embrace transparency.” For me personally, I can’t do anything with that. It’s too hard to read those and then implement something that we can actually do each day, week, or month to improve the culture. Here’s my idea: 🛑 …