Have you seen this viral video making fun of what we’ve all grown accustomed to in online conference calls?
I have nearly half a dozen online conference calls each day. I work from home, and I have no colleagues in my state or even my timezone. Unless I’m traveling, all of my work interactions are remote. It’s a big challenge: the environment seems to make me lose focus, restrict me from jumping in to speak, multitask inappropriately, and my brain totally craps out after 20 minutes.
Many of us who work for international companies have a few additional challenges to overcome.