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Everything You Need to Know for

effectively managing YOUR remote team

The Grassroots IT team is located across three countries, so we understand the challenges involved in managing a remote team and also what incredible benefits it can bring when remote collaboration works well. Below, we've used our knowledge and experience to collate resources and help you harness the power of your remote team.

Impact of COVID to the IT Industry (1)

2020 has been a year like no other, with none of us escaping the impacts of the global pandemic in both our personal and professional lives. Grassroots IT has certainly experienced a significant impact over that time, and we wanted to share some of our experiences in the IT industry, as well as how we are evolving to meet the changing demands of doing business. Read more...

Read more: Keeping Your Remote Team Happy

Communication, whether in the office or virtually, is key to achieving your business goals and human connection is so important, especially at a time like this. But, how do you make it work when a pandemic keeps your team at home and you're not used to remote collaboration? Here are a few tips from our team on how to stay connected when you're working remotely.


Read more: How Microsoft Teams Enables Seamless Collaboration

Organisations with employees who feel connected to their team members and workplace are also more likely to have increased engagement and retention rates, which can lead to greater productivity and profit, so it’s well worth pursuing a culture that supports and celebrates collaboration. In this article, we share the easiest way for collaboration to occur in the workplace, even when you're not physically sharing an office.


The trend towards remote working and working from home has brought with it many opportunities and challenges for organizations of all sizes. These challenges range from cultural & people issues, to legal and compliance to technology and infrastructure, but in all cases are forcing organizations to reconsider how they operate under this new model.


Collaboration has always been a foundation for organisational growth and efficiency. To put it simply, when we share ideas, knowledge, passion and skills, the outcome is better than if we had have done it alone. In this article, we discuss how we use Microsoft Teams to help with effective collaboration and why we love using this platform.


Using Microsoft Teams can be incredibly powerful, but we understand it might feel a bit overwhelming at first, especially if you've been thrust into using the platform with little warning (as many people have during the pandemic!). Here are four quick videos to get you started using Teams like a pro.


If you'd like to watch a more in-depth guide on Microsoft Teams, you can access our on-demand webinar by clicking on the image below. 

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Ready to talk about how Grassroots IT can help create positive change in your business?