Coffee Break With Fuelled: Microsoft Apps That Will Help You Boost Remote Team Productivity

As remote work continues to be the norm for many businesses around the world, it’s never been more important to harness each and every tool for team productivity and engagement availability to you. Do you know about the many productivity apps that integrate with Microsoft Teams?

Keeping a remote employee engaged with their coworkers isn’t necessarily easy.

The work-from-home experience can be very isolating, which is why it’s so important for managers, team leaders, and executives to capitalize on every opportunity they have to engage their team.

Microsoft Teams can help — there are so many apps available to help you connect with your remote team members and boost their productivity.

Check out our latest Coffee Break With Fuelled Video to discover more:

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What Can Microsoft Teams Apps Help You Do?

  • Gauge Team Engagement: Apps like SurveyMonkey, Betterworks, and Insight HR can help you keep track of remote employees’ engagement, demeanor, and priorities. Create surveys to gauge how your team is doing, even when you’re not all working in the same space.
  • Foster Social Engagement: Even though your team is working remotely, you can still maintain the social aspect of your work environment by encouraging them to post status updates and share their insights with apps like AgilePolly, Decisions, and ScrumGenius.
  • Facilitate Creative Brainstorming Sessions: Gather ideas from your team in free-form digital spaces and on virtual whiteboards with apps like Freehand, Miro, and MURAL.
  • Enhance Project Management: There is a range of apps for task and project management available through Teams, including Zoho, Asana, and Trello.

Don’t Miss Out On Everything Microsoft Teams Has To Offer

As with so many modern solutions, the more you know about it, the more you can do with it. Don’t settle for using just the basic features of Microsoft Teams when it can do so much more for you and your remote team.

I have a strong passion for helping Ottawa Businesses, Entrepreneurs and professionals to become more productive and successful while allowing them to feel at ease and secure when it comes to their Information Technology needs. As the President of Fuelled Networks since 1998, I specialize in providing no-nonsense flawless and prompt technical support to Ottawa businesses, with in-depth consulting on Fortinet, Microsoft, Microsoft Cloud Stack and security. I strive to help businesses to succeed and take great pride in building long-lasting positive relationships and taking on a strong leadership role within the Ottawa community.

Published On: 16th November 2020 by Ernie Sherman.