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3 lessons learned leading a team from home

Near the beginning of 2020, I entered a lead role for the first time in my career.

Becoming a leader is challenging (albeit rewarding). But leading a team remotely during a global pandemic? This notches up the difficulty.

I make no claim to have figured it all out. But here are 3 lessons I’ve learned.

Meet a PaperCutter: EP06 Adam the people experiencer

Welcome back to Meet a PaperCutter. My conversation today is with Adam Axon, Head of People Experience here at PaperCut.

In this episode, things are a little bit different from what you might be used to if you follow this podcast.

Does COVID-19 mark the end of the office?

Many are claiming that COVID-19 might bring about the long-anticipated end of office working.

I don’t think COVID-19 is seeing us forget the office. I think it’s making us appreciate it.

Living our values in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic

On Monday 16 March, PaperCut offices shifted to a “Distributed Working” model. Yep, these very words were typed from the comfort of my home office.

One of the things helping us hold it together is remembering our company values and bringing them to the forefront of our new daily routine.