A Roundtable on Reopening the Office

A Roundtable on Reopening the Office

The working world, along with the rest of the world, has changed. What we define as ‘company culture’ will look different in the coming months and years, and we wanted to create a space to talk about it. Thus, Platterz Roundtable was born, and our inaugural discussion...

Returning to the Office: What Experts Say

Returning to the Office: What Experts Say

In various cities and in various stages, companies are getting closer to returning to the office. To help some of our clients make these plans, we’ve been creating tools like an enhanced health & safety guide, and in support of that, we wanted to connect with some...

Showing Love to Local Businesses

Showing Love to Local Businesses

It’s hard to know what the business world will look like after this pandemic is finally behind us, but at the moment, one thing is for sure - local businesses are struggling. As we approach our third month of closed doors and stay-at-home orders, those who make a...

4 Ways To Support Customers During COVID

4 Ways To Support Customers During COVID

Right now, there are entire industries trying to figure out what customer support looks like during COVID-19, and as Head of Customer Support for a highly people-focused company, I wanted to share my best advice for leading a strong support strategy during trying...

This Calls For A Care Package

This Calls For A Care Package

With so many of us confined to our homes for the indefinite future, we’re suddenly looking for as many ways as possible to connect with each other, and support each other. Talking is helping; video conferencing is arguably saving our global sanity. But what else can...

WFH Wisdom from a Former Freelancer

WFH Wisdom from a Former Freelancer

Much of the working world is waking up with no commute this week. Our workplace is, for the next little while, the same place we sleep, shower, binge-watch Netflix and spend time with our family. As a former freelancer I’m not too daunted because I used to live this...

Thriving from Home: Our Top 3 Tips

Thriving from Home: Our Top 3 Tips

We no longer live in a world where employees need to punch in and out of the office in order to get in a good day’s work. Thanks to the internet, and the great many digital collaboration tools at our disposal, we can be as productive as we want, right from our living...