Effectively managing employees with Microsoft Teams

No matter where we have found ourselves working in the “new normal”, direct, frequent and effective communication and collaboration within and across people remains a top priority at all times. Not least to ensure employees are in the loop and up to date on shifting priorities and new projects, but also to support and maintain wellbeing, engagement and team morale. As Grammarly’s head of comms Senka Hadzimuratovic says, “communication fosters connection”.

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Any business that aims to succeed knows the importance of productivity. But here’s the thing: The productivity in the office highly depends on the one leading the herd. As with all teams, a team leader should have the necessary set of values and qualities to motivate, encourage, and guide their staff. While all leadership values affect the team in their own ways, there’s one value that rises above the rest — empathy.

For or against a 4-day work week?

With 2020’s global shake-up there’s been plenty of opportunity to rethink how we work – and how much we work. Rightly so – stress, overwork and burnout have become all too common in recent years.

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Covid-19 restrictions on the leisure, food & drink sector were relaxed in England on the 4 July, with other nations in the UK on differing timetables, and businesses are turning to app-based solutions to aida transition back to some form of normality. This briefing covers considerations for procuring and deploying mobile apps to manage Covid-19 restrictions.

Government announces £80m investment to cut emissions from homes and industry

As part of its decarbonisation agenda the Government has announced that it will invest nearly £80 million towards reducing carbon emissions across homes and energy intensive businesses. The announcement forms part of wider efforts to ensure the UK meets its legally binding target to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

Angola: Mergers & Acquisitions 2020

Susana Almeida Brandão (Managing Associate) and Vanusa Gomes (Managing Associate of ASP Advogados – VdA Legal Partners member in Angola) write a chapter for ICLG Mergers & Acquisitons 2020, an international guide that compares legislation from around the world. The lawyers write the Angola chapter where they explain and develop the country’s mergers and acquisitions […]


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