8 apps that can help remote teams collaborate

Collaborative tools powered by cloud technology are making it easier for remote teams to accomplish as much apart as they would working in the same room, says founder Thomas Oppong. He shares some of the best collaboration apps.

4 workplace productivity personalities

We all have different productivity styles. Learning which style fits each person the best can help to personalize productivity efforts, writes Carson Tate, founder of productivity consultancy Working Simply.

4 ways to introduce new tech tools

Technology is constantly changing, but people often find that change hard to handle. So when it comes time to update the tools your company uses, how do you avoid resistance from co-workers?

Tips to energize your teammates

To help your team accomplish a goal, show appreciation along the way to get them to the finish line.

New admins jumping ship at your office?

When your company is a hard place to work, how can you keep employees from leaving not long after they start?

5 rules for effective teamwork

Here are some of UpdateZen founder and CEO Paul Ruderman's “golden rules” for collaboration.

Help new employees blend into the team

It’s hard to watch a new person struggling to fit in. What can an established employee do to help a new colleague become part of the team?

SharePoint 2013 Q & A

Microsoft Certified Trainer Melissa Esquibel offers two quick SharePoint tips.

Make your files collaboration-friendly

If your office collaborates on documents and data, inside and outside the organization, you may encounter collaborators using different office suites who need to work on the same file. “So that data file might pass between MS Office, LibreOffice, iWork, WPS—the list goes on and on,” says TechRepublic’s Jack Wallen. Wallen offers some tips to help make your files easy to share.

Adjusting to life with a new boss

A new boss can introduce a lot of new elements to your work life, such as a new leadership style, a new way of communicating and new expectations. Career coach Joyce E.A. Russell offers these tips to help you cut through your anxiety and start adjusting to your new reality.