Retrospectives can help create a culture of continuous improvement in any team. Here’s how I do team retrospectives in a way that works well for both co-located and remote teams.
The basics of good 1:1s: make sure they happen regularly, come prepared, share notes, avoid distractions, and don’t talk too much.
Regular 1:1s are important for several reasons. They improve productivity, increase engagement, and even make employees view leadership more favorably.