What Is Cross Functional Collaboration And How To Make It Work For Your Organisation

Cross functional collaboration is a process in which people from multiple teams or departments (i.e. sales, marketing, human resources, etc) within a company come together in order to work on a central project or task. Cross functional collaboration can happen organically within your organisation or can occur as part of a formal project or process …

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The Ugly Truth About Your Office’s Open Floor Plan

Offices with open floor plans are the new normal — it’s hard to find an office these days that has more traditional cubicles for each employee. This is because, for the longest time, open floor plans were marketed as a design that makes employees more efficient and productive. However, a recent study from the minds …

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Not All Startup Founders Can Go Full Time On Day One – What It’s Like Balancing A Startup, Full Time Work and A Family

You know what sucks? Hearing people say that you can’t possibly be committed to your startup if you still hold down a full time job. I’m sorry……… but I’d bet a decent amount of money that I am just as committed and put in just as many (productive) hours as most other founders. That said, …

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To-Do, Doing, Done – Managing Tasks With Kanban Boards In Task Pigeon

One of the simplest and most effective ways to manage your tasks is with a simple three step process. Listing tasks as “to-do”, “doing” or “done” provides a very quick and clear way of evaluating your workload now and into the near future. To implement a task management system that utilizes the to-do, doing, done …

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How To Turn Emails Into Tasks With Task Pigeon & Zapier

Have you ever tried to use your email inbox as a to-do list? I have, numerous times in fact. But it doesn’t work for long. I tried various strategies, such as leaving emails I needed to action as unread, placing them in folders to follow up and even printing hard copies of work to do. …

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How To Use Kanban Boards To Manage Your Marketing

Kanban boards are becoming quite popular for marketing departments in various industries and their effects, while subtle, can have a significant benefit translated into efficiency and improved marketing management. Kanban is a Japanese word that translates to signboard or billboard. It was introduced back in 1940s when Toyota workers started using cards (Kanbans) to signal …

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