The Status Hero Blog

Articles and resources to help teams communicate effectively, remove distractions, and work better together.

Announcing: Our New Google Calendar Integration

Team Communication

Announcing: Our New Google Calendar Integration

Use our Google Calendar integration to easily share your meeting activity

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

October 10, 2020 2 minute read

Case Study: JouwWeb

Case Studies

Case Study: JouwWeb

JouwWeb is a free and easy website creation and hosting platform that makes it possible for anyone to have a professional website.

August 27, 2020 2 minute read

Use Mood Tracking to Increase Team Empathy

Team Communication

Use Mood Tracking to Increase Team Empathy

Use Mood Tracking to increase empathy, understanding, and to spark important conversations within your team.

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

July 16, 2020 2 minute read

Configuring Status Hero for Teams with Large Time Zone Gaps

Team Communication

Configuring Status Hero for Teams with Large Time Zone Gaps

Configure Status Hero to collect check-ins at the end of the day and send summaries at the beginning of the following day for optimal communication between teams with large time zone gaps.

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

July 11, 2020 3 minute read

Time to Think

Productivity & Estimation

Time to Think

To accomplish something meaningful, you must fight back against constant distractions and get into a state of deep work.

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

May 6, 2021 6 minute read

Daily Standups are Broken

Team Communication

Daily Standups are Broken

The in-person stand-up meeting hasn't kept up with the evolution of how we work. Let's fix that.

Michael Karampalas

Michael Karampalas

February 28, 2021 2 minute read

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