Supercharging Remote Productivity: On Call with Carro's Kelvin Chng, WIZ.AI's Jianfeng Lu, and Insignia Ventures' Ridy Lie
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Remote work has rapidly transformed from optionality into reality for tech companies around the globe. COVID19 aside, the wheels for remote work adoption have been turning for a while now. More tools are available to facilitate remote work, and there's an increasing preference to explore remote work or work-from-home arrangements among millennials and Gen-Z.
But transitioning to a remote-first culture or becoming remote-ready as a tech company takes more than just Zoom meetings and a Slack workspace. To explore what it really takes to maximize productivity for remote teams, we talked to three experienced leaders of remote engineering teams in our portfolio: Carro co-founder and technology team lead Kelvin Chng, WIZ.AI co-founder and chairman Jianfeng Lu, and Insignia Ventures partner and head of technology Ridy Lie. As an event in partnership with Huawei Cloud, we were also joined by Leo Jiang, Chief Digital Officer at Huawei, who shared his insights on the future of remote work in Asia.
00:27 Paulo introduces Ridy;
1:03 Ridy introduces Jianfeng Lu;
2:47 Ridy introduces Kelvin Chng;
19:59 How do you ensure productivity for a remote team?;
21:48 How should companies ensure that they don't overload their staff?;
24:07 Has remote working truly become the new normal, or just an expedited normal?;
29:56 Ridy and Jianfeng talk about open positions in Insignia Ventures' portfolio companies and WIZ.AI for engineers;
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