Growing an organization presents both challenges and opportunities. Here are some of the factors you should consider as you navigate growth.
I used to believe there was such things as perfect systems for managing every area of your life and that the goal was to find those perfect systems. But time and experience have taught me that that’s not quite true. Good systems require flexibility; what works best depends on dozens of factors; and those factors …
Before Agathon, several of us worked together at another agency where a tradition was born: Whenever a large project launched, the company would buy everyone pizza for lunch. Of course, no amount of pizza can balance out the effort the team had invested in the project. But this was a way to pause and celebrate …
Passionate debate within a team drives innovation and growth by creating room for diverse viewpoints to build off one another. Learn how to create a culture that invites this type of debate.
While reading Claire Diaz Ortiz’s most recent book, Social Media Success for Every Brand, I was struck by the variety of anecdotes and examples she uses throughout the book—from bloggers, small businesses, billion dollar brands, and even the Pope. Despite the huge differences between the business models and audiences for each of these examples, the …
Human connection is about intentionally building strong connections between people to improve communication, to align visions and goals, and to weather misunderstandings
It only takes a few minutes to send a thank you card, but it’s a powerful way to express appreciation and strengthen a relationship.
Password managers are a valuable tool for creating & storing strong, unique passwords for easy access when you need them. See why we love 1Password!
Scrum-ish is an approach to planning your work using Scrum principles, even if you work independently. Learn how to apply these principles to your workweek.
Working remotely can be tough if you’re an extrovert who thrives on interacting with people face-to-face. Morgan, the most extroverted member of our team, shares his tips for making it work!