A new person in the company’s structure, regardless of whether it’s a project or a team, always arouses emotions, not only in the person concerned but also in the leader and recruiters. A newcomer on board is a harbinger of changes that the company needs at some stage in its development. And of course, when looking for…

Data.Depicted Episode 3: Remove Excel data smoke. Fire up the team

Let’s imagine a typical situation, which (unfortunately) is commonplace in many companies. One of the responsibilities of managers is reporting using data placed in an extensive Excel visualization spreadsheets. Working on this type of tool can be troublesome for several reasons. Often, it is the employee’s responsibility to find a solution that will allow them to do their job as quickly as possible, especially when it comes to excel visualization. Therefore, formulas, macros, and other facilities are created internally for the data contained in Excel. In turn, work on internal tools and managing Excel visualization dashboards aimed at working with an extensive worksheet is not obvious and easy to implement for every employee. The element of the…

Paulina Kondratowicz

5 steps on how to improve team efficiency via the real-time collaboration tool

The current outbreak of coronavirus has caused many significant business transformations. Manufacturers, managers, and directors faced the challenge of turning the process design into the remote. Many entrepreneurs are looking for solutions among the tools that will ensure the trouble-free continuation of current processes, so that the work can be done partly remotely, without incurring financial and time consequences. If you design activities, pilot projects, model processes, or simply manage the development of various types of solutions for your company in cooperation with numerous departments, you may face several issues. These include, among other things, communication errors that can affect a mutual understanding of priorities and outlined roles when delegating tasks to the project. All this can…

Paulina Kondratowicz

Data.Depicted Episode 2: Project introduction: who loses more?

Introducing a new person to a project usually involves making several decisions related to presenting the project. This action makes it readable so the new team member quickly understands the work methodology. Of course, this involves outlining what the processes are and what dependencies govern them. This is not only a challenge for the leader but also a team member who usually has to master the specificity of a given project immediately. Consequently, the two questions may be asked- how high the threshold for entering the project was? How complicated processes must be assimilated so that in a short time a new person can freely contribute to the project? We will try to answer these issues in…

Paulina Kondratowicz