April 6, 2020

6 Templates for Your Remote Work Toolbox

Sean Lauer

Head of Product Marketing @ MURAL. Previously @ Twitter. A true left-brain, right-brain thinker with diverse marketing experience that he uses to drive MURAL product adoption. Lives in California with his wife, two cats, and a dog. Follow him on Twitter @seandlauer.

With teams around the world suddenly going remote, we thought it might be helpful to highlight some useful collaboration templates available to you in MURAL.

We invite you to explore the 100+ templates in the MURAL library, but the following templates in particular should help you better adapt to the current working environment.

As always, we’re here to help, so don’t hesitate to reach out via support@mural.co to ask how we can help you visually collaborate more effectively. For additional remote work resources, check out our new Suddenly Remote hub.

1. Show and Tell

Action: Icebreaker

Kick off your remote meeting in a fun, visual way. Break the ice and strengthen relationships by learning something new about one another. Get started

2. Operations Dashboard

Action: Maintain progress

Use this dashboard to stay in constant communication about your team’s progress and address their daily needs. Get started

3. Lightning Decision Jam

Action: Make decisions

Use this method anytime your team needs to make decisions, solve problems, or discuss challenges – and find direction fast. Get started

4. Objectives & Key Results

Action: Planning

Use this template to define your goals for a future project, and determine what results are expected from the finished product. Get started

5. Brainstorm, Group, & Prioritize

Action: Ideation

Use this template in your brainstorming sessions so your team can unleash its imagination and start shaping concepts, even when you're not sitting in the same room. Get started

6. Retrospective

Action: Evaluating

Collaborate in real time or asynchronously to reflect on what happened in the most recent work session or project and identify actions for improvement going forward. Get started