COVID-19 Response: New to Remote Work? Software Experts Have Advice for Making the Transition


If you are new to Adobe products, Adobe Experience League offers complementary skill-based learning for Adobe enterprise customers on Adobe Sign and Adobe Acrobat DC showcasing tools and workflows to digitally transform business processes. Adobe also offers the following webinars:

  • Adobe Acrobat
    • “5 Tips to Work from Anywhere with Acrobat DC,”
    • “Adobe Document Cloud Skill Builder”
    • “Get Work Done with Acrobat DC”
  • Adobe Sign:
    • “Adobe Sign: Use Case Showcase”
    • “Adobe Sign Innovation Series”
    • Document Cloud & PDF Services for IT: Livestream event: “IT Roundtable: Tips for Enabling Remote Work

Register for the webinar series on the Adobe Experience League page.


The Atlassian team has compiled a collection of blogs for organizations and their employees on remote work, covering topics such as restoring normal productivity levels and keeping a healthy work-life balance while working remotely.


Prakash Kota, Autodesk’s Chief Information Officer, provided a helpful guide for organizations looking to promote a remote workforce in these challenging times. He outlines examples and best practices—such as investing in cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) tools and equipping employees with the technology to do their jobs from anywhere—that ultimately will make people, organizations, and critical systems more resilient.


A Microsoft employee working in Shanghai wrote a testimonial about her COVID-19 experience and lessons learned about remote work during the pandemic.


Okta has also compiled a list of some of the most popular remote work tools — including tools for videoconferencing, document collaboration and VPNs — and links to their respective free trials.


Through the free Trailhead learning platform, Salesforce has created publicly available modules focusing on tips and tricks for telecommuting success and promoting healthy routines for people shifting to a telework lifestyle. Get started by visiting the custom Trailmix here.

Starting March 30, Salesforce is hosting a new ongoing series of streaming and on-demand videos on personal wellness and remote work tips through the Trailhead LIVE video platform. The series consists of Motivation Mondays, Wellness and Work-from-Home Wednesdays, and Focus Fridays.


For organizations already on Slack, there are resources available with best practices and recommendations on how to optimize the Slack platform for remote work.