Manager TLDR – Issue 12

Remote work, one-on-ones with your manager, and Netflix's high-performing company culture.

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🏡 How to work from home: 7 tips to work remotely from a decade-long expert

TLDR: There are a lot of challenges inherent to remote work. While some may struggle with communication and productivity, others might find it really hard to bond with their team members. Over the past 10 years working remotely, Rebecca Snyder has developed some tips and tricks to overcome the challenges associated with working from home. Tips include:

⚡️ One-on-ones with your manager: the secret tool to achieve career hyper-growth 

TLDR: A lot of employees miss out on the power of one-on-ones because they don’t know how to prepare for these meetings. This article outlines 7 ingredients to effective one-on-one meetings with your boss – including:

🎬 What every leader can learn from Netflix’s high-performing company culture

TLDR: Patty McCord spent 14 years as the Chief Talent Officer at Netflix. She was instrumental in defining the tech giant’s culture by helping draft the famous Netflix Culture Deck. Here are three lessons she learned from this experience:

🌎 The future of work in a distributed world

TLDR: Here are three things we learned from Atlassian’s Dominic Price on how you can help your remote team thrive: