Blog, news and resources for engineering effectiveness

Uplevel launches new features to support remote work

How we work and manage our teams has changed overnight. We launched three new features for teams to track burnout, social isolation, and throughput to make sure teams are getting work done while staying sane.

Learn more

Supporting your team during a time of isolation

Remote work has fundamental differences from in-person collaboration. After weeks of working from home, engineering teams are feeling the impact of Zoom fatigue. The dissolution of work-home boundaries leaves many feeling “always on,” leading to burnout. In response, some managers are giving more space and time for employees to recharge. But what happens to those already feeling isolated?

Zoom fatigue is real. Here’s how engineering teams can prevent it.

Shelter-in-place policies quickly—and significantly—changed the way we live and work. Now that our workday has traded cubicles and conference rooms for eight solo hours at the computer, we’re spending more time than ever on screens. It doesn’t help that our after-work activities often involve more screens, from video chat socializing to Netflix. Cue eye strain, sore neck muscles, and a host of other side effects from this sedentary lifestyle.

Page 3 of 7