How to Collaborate Virtually

Collaborating in a digital age

Tools and Resources for Collaboration on November 29, 2016 at 2:49 pm

Based on the best practices of how to collaborate virtually, below are tools and resources that you can use:

Select group members

Cocreate team rules and norms

Build Virtual Trust and Increase Cultural Awareness

Choose Communication Methods

  • Slack
    • Messaging Application for Teams
  • Google Keep
    • Platform to store lists and notes for a team
  • Trello
    • Application where you can store boards, lists, and cards to organize and prioritize your projects
  • Appear.in
    • Create video chat rooms to work collaboratively (ability to link into Slack)
  • Yammer
    • Organize all your team communication in one place with Yammer Groups
    • Create a single destination for your messages, files, and updates
  • Red Pen
    • Upload your design and get live, annotated feedback
  • GoVisually
    • Upload your design and get live, annotated feedback
  • BinFire
    • An online project management and collaboration tool
  • Basecamp
    • Another project management tool
  • Proofhub
    • An online project management software and collaboration too that has tools like task management, file sharing, GANTT charts, chat…etc.
  • Asana
    • A project management tool again, free for up to 15 people
  • Excel
    • A spreadsheet software by Microsoft that has been around for a while, but useful nonetheless! Enables calculations, graphing tools, pivot tables…etc.

Get started with these easy How-To tutorials: