When the covid-19 virus pandemic or what we often call coronavirus, countries apply a lockdown system where all people are required to stay at home and work from home. By relying on various IT technologies, working from home is not an impossible thing to do. In this article, I will share some applications that we can use when the corona pandemic is still endemic. Stay safe and work from home, here is the list.
As is known that in March 2020, the spread of the virus is so fast. Almost all countries have had the terrible impact of the Corona pandemic. Indonesia is no exception, Indonesia has experienced it. The Corona pandemic or COVID-19 is really dangerous.
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Application for Work From Home
One way to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is to dismiss employees or require them to work at home and, at the same time, dismiss school students.
Working from home is one way to prevent Corona pandemic from spreading quickly. Because one of the intermediaries of its spread is the interaction between humans.
Therefore, prevention that is on target is reducing interaction. There are several companies and other institutions that have implemented work from home and are running smoothly.
This requires employees to respond to technology by using applications. Here are some of these applications.
Google Hangouts Meet is one of Google’s services that can be used to work at home. If you subscribe to G Suite, you can use the feature of this application, which is video calling.
There are features for creating virtual meeting sessions. The capacity of this virtual meeting can be attended by 250 people to video conferencing.
With this application, all activities and work will continue even if you have to work from home.
Google hangout support for windows mac and linux OS.
Like Google Hangouts and Skype, the Zoom application is used to video calling online meetings with all employees.
One of the features provided by this application is video conferencing. Participants who can participate in this conference call are around 1000 people.
Of course, we have often heard about the Skype application. Skype has a superior feature, Skype for Business. This work from the home application is used to do a video conference.
It can also be used for various messages and also for sending documents.
If you want to hold an online meeting, then you can use Skype For Business. Just as with google hangout, this application can be attended by 250 people in an online session.
Trello is used to work on projects with colleagues. Office work will also be facilitated if you use Trello. This application offers convenience in preparing work plans and others.
Slack is specifically designed to make it easier for employees to send messages related to their work.
The message can be in the form of documents and other files. Besides, Slack can be used to share documents and also create a conversation space.
The advantage of Slack is that the application can be integrated with several other services such as Google Drive and Dropbox.
These are just a few applications that you can try during the lockdown because of the corona pandemic. With the application work from home, so employees can still work, and the company remains productive. This will also reduce economic bankruptcy and the impact of the Corona pandemic. #WFH #Stay Safe