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5 Ways Effective Teams Run Daily Slack Standups

5 Ways Effective Teams Run Daily Slack Standups

The massive popularity of Slack has turned daily Slack standups into a must for teams who use the tool as their primary communication platform. It sounds easy enough, everyone gets on and updates Slack once a day to let the team know what they are working on. But, if...

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How to Use Stretch Goals with OKRs

How to Use Stretch Goals with OKRs

Are stretch goals motivational and encouraging or overbearing and disheartening? That is a common debate and there is no easy answer. But, if you try to incorporate stretch goals, using them with OKRs is a great approach. In fact, common usage of objectives and key...

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How to Write Objectives & Key Results

How to Write Objectives & Key Results

We are often asked how to write objectives, and it’s completely understandable. When I joined Jell a couple of months ago I wondered the same thing. But it turns out, writing objectives and key results isn’t difficult. Here’s a video to help: For getting started with...

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2021 Goal Setting: 11 Systems, Frameworks & Tips You Need

2021 Goal Setting: 11 Systems, Frameworks & Tips You Need

It's that time of year, time for your 2021 goal setting session. As the saying goes: “Those who fail to plan, plan to fail.” You have to plan actionable goals for your business. But there are numerous methods for goal setting. How do you choose the one that is best...

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This Is How Managers Can Avoid Conflict In The Workplace

This Is How Managers Can Avoid Conflict In The Workplace

No one enjoys conflict in the workplace, least of all the managers who have to deal with it. And the best way to deal with it is to minimize bad conflict through prevention. “50% of employees say they accomplish less when dealing with an office related conflict, and...

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