What's new in August: all-new routine builder, goals improvements, and more

Automate your work routines and more (August 2020)

It's been a busy month at Friday and we're stoked to share what we've been working on. Let's dive right in with a quick overview It's now 2x easier to replicate the best practices of high-performers with the all new routine builder 🏃‍♀️ You can now nest goals and provide ...

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What's New: Improved Reports, Notifications, Integrations, & changes to our free plan

What's New in Friday: New Reporting, Github integration, & changes to our free plan

As a large portion of the working population continues to work remotely due to Covid, we're continuing to make product improvements that make it easier to stay connected and make work more flexible. As a friendly reminder, we exist to make work better, especially for distributed teams. We're making it ...

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How to create accountability with your remote team

How to create accountability with your remote team

A common issue when managing a remote team is answering a seemingly simple question - "what is my team working on?" When you were in the office, you could rely on a lot of passive data points, observation, meetings, and random water-cooler conversations to figure out what people were doing. ...

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Your 1-1 meetings are inefficient. Here's what you can do instead.

Your 1-1 meetings are inefficient (what to do instead)

This may be a bit of a controversial post, so I want to get a few things out of the way before jumping into the main points of my argument: I think 1-1 meetings might be the most important meeting you can have as a team leader. If you don't ...

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Send better updates faster, track progress with goals, and more

See what we launched in the last month

Our goal at Friday is to power more flexible work for distributed teams. We think the best way to do this is by helping everyone understand what's going on, without spending all day in update meetings. This is especially important as so many people are working from home and feeling ...

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Daily Standup Meetings: everything you should know

Daily Standup Meetings (everything you should know)

Daily standup meetings are a popular agile ceremony, especially for engineering and development teams. This daily habit helps align a team and share progress, stay accountable, and resolve potential problems quickly. The purpose of this post is to share everything you need to know about this cadence. If you are ...

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Remote Work Cadence #1: The Daily Standup

Remote Work Cadence #1: The Daily Standup

When you start working remotely, it can be difficult to understand what's going on with everyone in various locations (and possibly even different timezones). You need to create systems to the way that you communicate to make sure information flows to the right people at the right time. One of ...

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