Erica_Marois.jpeg

Erica Marois

  • icon-gray-linkedin.png
  • icon-gray-twitter.png

A passionate connector of people, Erica is a customer and employee experience enthusiast who loves helping others find unique solutions to their biggest challenges. She has 12+ years of experience in content creation and community building and volunteers as a facilitator for CX Accelerator. Erica works from home in Richmond, VA, where she lives with her husband and their lab-mix, Quinn. Outside of work, she loves cooking, traveling, and reading.

Articles by: Erica Marois

Great Remote Employees Do These 5 Things

remoteworking-220x175.png

by

In my childhood home, homework was serious business. My mom had strict rules about completing schoolwork, at least for me. ( I think there’s some truth to parents being tougher on the oldest child, but I digress. 😅) Before I could watch my favorite evening TV shows, I had to complete my homework [...]

Read more >

5 Pawsome Tips for a Distraction-Free Remote Work Experience

dog-220x175.png

by

If you were playing a game of conference call bingo, you’d probably be thrilled to see a box marked “dog barking in the background” on your card. As more and more employees work remotely, hearing (and seeing) pets invade meetings has become a common occurrence. That's not always a bad thing; seein [...]

Read more >

8 Tips for Hosting More Effective Meetings

meeting-220x175.png

by

According to Business Insider, 11 million meetings happen in the U.S. every day. The sad reality? One-third of those meetings are not productive. The cost to business is more than $37 billion each year. How can we fix this? Check out these quick tips to ensure your next meeting is as productive, e [...]

Read more >

Self-Care Isn't Selfish: How Any Small Business Owner Can Make Time for Wellness

wellness-220x175.png

by

According to the World Health Organization, more than 300 million people around the world suffer from depression, with many also suffering from symptoms of anxiety. Research shows that entrepreneurs and small business owners are particularly prone to depression. What does this mean for the business [...]

Read more >

5 Productivity Hacks to Help You Reclaim Your Calendar

recliam-calendar-thumbnail.jpg

by

Do you ever feel like you’re a slave to your calendar? Are you running from one meeting to the next with little time for productive work and no sense of accomplishment at the end of the day? If so, you’re not alone. According to Doodle's 2019 State of Meetings report, [...]

Read more >

8 Things Bad First Dates & Bad Meetings Have in Common

boring-meeting-thumbnail.jpg

by

The awkward pauses. Yawns. Glances at the phone. Watching the clock, willing the minutes to tick by so you can leave. We've all been there, either during a nightmare of a first date or a bad meeting. (Or maybe both 😬) The sad reality is that too many work meetings feel a lot like [...]

Read more >
Categories

Follow Us