In late March, days into the stay-home edict, we joked about the consequences of forced, extended time with our loved ones. When it was over, would there be a baby boom, a rise in divorce rates, or increased numbers of vasectomies? A month later, in somewhat less humorous tones, we wondered if the real test […]
Maybe it’s because of other things. Maybe it’s because I’m shedding hair like a dog and I have to cover the new shoreline on my forehead with a pink headband before I see people in virtual conferences.
It’s harder to establish that trust when you can’t see our faces, or hear our voices very well. It’s a hurdle even for me to recognize co-workers sometimes, so we’re introducing ourselves every time we walk into a room.