Everybody is talking about Slack, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, G Suite, Hangouts, Skype, Asana, Trello, Jira, Basecamp. Yes, we get it, there tools fulfill basic critical communication needs but these are so many complementary uses-cases that these main tools lack. We did some research about popular tools and ask our friends what they are using during there remote times.
- bonus.ly – Employee recognition that brings teams together
Bonusly makes exceptional work visible to everyone in your organization, boosting morale with a shared sense of purpose and positivity.
- miro.com – Where distributed teams get work done
The online collaborative whiteboarding platform to bring teams together, anytime, anywhere.
- hourstimetracking.com – Track time as you go to account for every hour
Hours makes real-time tracking easy by keeping a running list of timers that you can switch between with one tap
- donut.com – Introduce team members to each other
Donut brings people together and regularly pairs up teammembers who don’t know each other well to spread trust and collaboration across your organization.
- loom.com – Say it with video
Loom is the most effective way to get your message across, no matter where you work. Video conveys emotion and tone of voice that text simply can’t, empowering you to build strong relationships even when you’re across the globe.
- ally.io – OKR software that keeps remote teams connected
Ally brings teams together and align them around common goals, no matter their location.
- Teambeo.com – Track team metrics that matter
Teambeo is easy-to-use retrospective tool which helps modern teamleaders improve productivity & satisfaction in their teams. Get frequent reports about your team-members soft and hard KPIs. Usecases: Daily Standup, Weekly Retrospective, Weekly KPI update, Team mood & satisfaction.
- WorldtimeBuddy.com – Time zones of your global remote team
Effortlessly compare multiple time zones at a glance, plan conference calls, webinars, international phone calls and web meetings.
- Wooboard.com/ – Celebrating wins, every day
Alternative to Bonus.ly, with different pricing and UI. WooBoard creates a positive culture of recognition in your workplace. Celebrate wins, reward your employees and watch them shine.
- Dashlane.com/ – Put passwords in their place
Remote teams last weeks started to use many tools with using new passwords. Remote team collaboration often requires sharing access to the same tools. It’s no longer safe to manually store your passwords in a spreadsheet on your computer, which is where password managers like Dashlane come in. Not only do they keep you safe, but they also make it easier for team members to log into essential tools