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Back to School

7 supplies to put on your virtual back-to-school list

back to school

Many kids are getting ready to go back to school, but in a virtual or remote learning setting instead of in-person. That puts added pressure on the parents working from home who are also trying to be part-time teachers. And probably has made the school supply needs a bit different this year.

Perhaps, having some of these supplies, geared toward learning remotely, will come in handy and lessen the stress for everyone. Read more

Video call

How video interviews can speed up hiring

A large portion of the hiring process is interviewing potential candidates. And I you’re like most hiring managers, you simply don’t have time to go through week after week of vetting candidates. That’s why Synergis recommends and works with clients to speed up the process through video interviewing.

From in-class to e-learning, the virtual world is here early

From in-class to e-learning, the virtual world is here early

From in-class to e-learning, the virtual world is here early

Over the last few years, the virtual “work from home” world has grown. But with the onset of COVID-19, it hit most businesses like a ton of bricks. And the situation is leaving many struggling with how to truly operate their business remotely. Read more

5 tips to maintain your productivity while working from home

5 tips to maintain your productivity while working from home

5 tips to maintain your productivity while working from home

This is the second of a two-part series on wellness in the era of COVID-19. Click here for part 1.

It took me a while to adjust to my first work-from-home position. It was about 10 years ago and I was living in Seattle, doing assorted learning projects for Microsoft. The workload was manageable and I usually put in 20-40 hours per week, depending on the status of my projects. Read more

How to work remote

7 best practices for working remotely

How to work remote

As many of us are working remotely in an effort to curb the spread of Coronavirus, it’s a good time to review how to be most productive. Follow these simple guidelines to make the most of your remote working situation.