The Remote Workplace Uniform
Uniforms are evolving, often becoming more casual. Many offices have casual Fridays and it’s no longer out of the ordinary to see a CEO in jeans.
For those of us who work remotely, our “uniform” can be whatever we want it to be! But with that freedom, we have an opportunity to reflect on what we’re trying to achieve with our uniform. The choice of what we are wearing is still purposeful.
If you walk into a doctor’s office, you expect a person in a white coat. You expect an exam room. You expect certain tools, like a stethoscope. In the remote workspace, we have to expand the boundaries of what our uniform is. For instance, what we wear becomes less important, but our home internet connection is a tool that becomes vitally important. We might not have to worry about renting an office space and how that looks, but we need to make sure that we have superior communication tools in place.
We make sure our employees are using the best, most effective communication tools like Slack, Asana, and Monosnap, to make interactions with our clients and each other easy. We can quickly and effectively share messages, documents, or show a client what we think something should look like.
The uniform is a shortcut to building trust and authority which creates seamless communication. When someone looks out from your camera, are you providing communication that is even better than meeting face to face?
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