Manual of Me

Foxlark Strategy Limited
Explore and explain how you work best.
Created 14 Feb 2021
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  • Q. My pronouns are ...
    22 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    A Manual of Me should contain the every day stuff, not just the deeper surprising things. For example: how to pronounce your name, the times you’re available to work, and your gender pronouns. Sharing...
  • Q. I’d really like to work with …
    08 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    We all have individuals or teams we’d love to work with for some reason - perhaps they are a part of our organisation we know very little about, perhaps we have respected them from a distance for a wh...
  • Q. You can help me coming back to work after a summer break by ...
    01 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Summer is over! School is back in session! The inbox is overflowing! Routines are messed up and we stare in to the middle distance at the kettle wondering how to get stuck back into the flow of work f...
  • Q. My natural end of day is ...
    25 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    Adam Grant famously wrote on LinkedIn that rather than lengthening the school day to align with office hours, we should reduce office hours to finish at the end of the school day and go home at 3pm, s...
  • Q. If you could work from anywhere in the world, where would it be?
    11 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Ocado have told their staff they can work from anywhere in the world for a month each year. More and more people are choosing to work from places other than home and the office, and leveraging the fle...
  • Q. My working hours are ...
    05 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    The past 18 months has forced us all to look again at how we work, where we work, when we work, and put boundaries in place to ensure we’re able to switch off, and not suffer from burnout. Not all of ...
  • Q. I got to this role by ...
    29 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    It can be really useful to share the story of how you arrived in your current role - and the motivations and experiences which led you to being in this team. Sharing the journey not only lets others l...
  • Q. If I had a paid month off work over the summer, I would...
    21 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    Not everyone gets paid leave, small business owners, freelancers, full-time parents - but even fully employed workers often have to eek out every last drop of their holiday allowance to take time off ...
  • Q. My micro habits include...
    14 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    We all have habits - conscious and unconsciously throughout the day, little things that we’ll do in a certain order, or on a regular basis. Some of them might not be visible to you or your colleagues,...
  • Q. The things I won't miss about WFH are...
    07 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    As things start to open up, and we're able to work from different workspaces and places, what are the most frustrating things you've found whilst WFH, and what won't you miss, now you have more option...
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