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7 Tips to Prepare Your Team for the Launch of a New Tool in the Company

In particular, if the project is collaborative and calls for improved team communication, introducing a new technology into a corporation can become rather a contentious issue. When introducing new tools to people, ensuring that everyone enjoys what they are using should be a top priority.

We have been utilizing Monday.com at Mindflows, and it has been quite helpful for our business in terms of communication, social media campaigns, and many other areas. In this post, we’ll give you 5 suggestions for getting your team ready for the introduction of a new tool at work.

 

Advantages:

 

  1. First, talk about the problems, then the fixes –  It is best to discuss the problems that each department of the company is currently facing and how the new tool can help to solve those problems.
  2. Ensure that everyone involved joins the training – Make sure that everyone is taking part in the new tool’s training. The objective is for everyone to gradually get familiar with the tool at once, for everyone to ask questions, and for everyone to be able to understand how a system operates.
  3. Establish a schedule for the implementation – Establish a credible timeframe estimate for the system’s full implementation and the investment’s return.
  4. If possible, roll out the software gradually from one department to another – If your business is vast, it might be wise to roll out the software department by department and to choose one individual to be the program’s advocate and aid in the training of others.
  5. Try to find out if the team has any dependable and knowledgeable users – It is always crucial to find out if anyone on your team is familiar with the upcoming new software, as this will help you determine which area of your business will use the new tool first.
  6. Allow your team to forecast both favorable and unfavorable results with the implementation – Any software has flaws, so be sure to communicate them to the team, but not so much as to accentuate them.
  7. Keep track of every improvement the new program made to each team member’s performance – This is crucial to ensuring that the new software has helped your company’s workflows achieve their objectives.

Conclusion

If you know your company needs a tool like Monday.com in order to improve their workflow, improve collaboration, and provide an overall better experience for your employees, there’s no reason why it shouldn’t happen.

 

Read our blog here about Monday.com and Microsoft: http://mindflows.eu/is-monday-com-owned-by-microsoft/