Category: Collaboration

Tips and tricks to optimize your teamwork.

How We Give Each Other Feedback At Sendtask

I’m proud of the team we’ve assembled at Sendtask. I truly believe that each and everyone of us is an expert in their domain. But when we hire, our first priority is not skillset, it is attitude. Attitude is both more important for a team’s success and much harder to acquire than skills.

How We Came Up With The Idea For Sendtask

The idea for Sendtask developed over time. Here’s how it shifted into its current form. The four (unconnected) dimensions of productivity apps About two years ago I started thinking about my frustration with how unconnected my productivity apps are. I think most productivity tools can be attributed to one of four core categories: Communication, Scheduling, ...

The Tools We Use At Sendtask

Quools.io At Sendtask, we are a fully distributed team, meaning there’s no office and no two people in the same place. To keep everyone in sync, we use a variety of tools. These are the five tools we use the most often:

This Is Why Your Agency Should Use Sendtask

Hubspot I started my first business when I was 14 years old. It was – and still is – an agency business. We started mediasign by building websites, designing logos and printing business cards for our clients. I think everyone’s first business should be a service business. It allows you to make mistakes without ruining ...

How To Get Your Team Onto Sendtask

Some of our users have asked us for tips on how to onboard the rest of their team. Here’s a best practice guide for how to onboard your team onto Sendtask: #1. Motivation Start with why you want your team to use Sendtask and move away from Email (or other non-task means of communication). 

How To Put Yourself In The Shoes Of A New User Over And Over Again

The user experience (UX) of Sendtask is what makes or breaks us. If we succeed in building a good product, we create an experience that is fun, friendly and self-explanatory. Most important are the first few steps a new user takes in our app. In today’s day and age, people don’t spend minutes on trying ...

What Drives A Distributed Company – The Vision And Mission Statement

Communication is key in any business. But in a remote setup, it becomes even more crucial to have everyone on the same page. At Sendtask, we spend the first day of every retreat on the Vision and Mission of the company. On one hand, we want to make sure our strategy and actions are aligned. ...

Six Tips For Your Startup Board Meeting

I’ve sat in board meetings on both sides of the table – both as a founder and as an investor. It feels like there are countless articles, books and whole blogs dedicated to various parts of the startup life. Yet, in my experience, there’s very little written about startup board meetings, which are crucial for ...

MyEO E≤30 London Meetup

The EO London chapter hosted their first learning event of the new financial year on Monday, July 10. It was at the Lansdowne House – a beautiful location. As I was there for business meetings and some E≤30 members were attending the event, we decided to meet up. The event started at 6:30 pm and ...

What Is Sendtask?

Simple questions can often be the most difficult to answer. I’ve been working on Sendtask for close to a year and since the beginning of this year, we’ve been working on it as a team. And while the question «What is Sendtask?» sounds trivial, it is one of the toughest to answer. Why? Because the ...

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