Conflict Resolution

Workplace Conflict Manager’s Toolkit In any workplace there will be many different experiences and perspectives: we each see the world in a different way. This diversity of experience and thinking is a good thing, but it can sometimes lead to misunderstanding and disputes. Some workplace conflict can be positive, such as a healthy amount of […]

Taynish Art Trail

Taynish Art Trail Open Evening

Come along to the Taynish Art Trail open evening on Thursday 19th May from 6pm. Meet the artists, friends and enjoy a few captivating tales from Iain Campbell Waugh. Some drinks and light snacks will be provided. For more information contact Taynish Art Trail open Friday 20th May until 30th September 2022

Domestic Abuse Guidance

The UK government’s definition of domestic abuse is ‘any incident or pattern of  incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening  behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or have been, intimate partners or family members regardless of gender or sexuality.  The abuse can encompass, but is not limited to psychological, physical, sexual, […]

Investing in what matters most

Images of a jar of money with stacks of three coins. All with green shoots growing from them

Roads, schools, bins, public toilets and the local economy – all benefit from investment in the budget set today by Argyll and Bute Council for 2022/23. Council Leader, Councillor Robin Currie said: “We listen to our communities. This budget invests in what people tell us matters most to them. We are increasing investment in our […]

Teams – Teams and Channels

What is a Team? A team is a group of people gathered together to work on a project or common goal. The team might be a service or made up of colleagues from across the council. Having a dedicated team makes collaborative working so much easier. What are channels? Teams are made up of channels. These are […]

Tips for Teams

Here you’ll find resources to help you work smarter and get more out of Teams A basic introduction to Teams How to use breakout rooms in Microsoft Teams Breakout rooms for Microsoft Teams are here. This video shows you how to separate your big meeting into a bunch of mini meetings to support learning events, […]

How to request a new team

Microsoft Teams provides a  workspace for real-time collaboration and communication, meetings, file and app sharing. A Team site or workspace is the basic unit of team and group work, and everyone allowed into the workspace gets access to everything inside the workspace. A new approval process has been introduced to manage the creation of new […]

Teams – Chat

Using chat on Teams Here you will information to help with using the ‘Chat’ function within Microsoft Teams. Six things to know about chat in Microsoft Teams Chat is at the centre of whatever you do in Teams. From individual chats with just one other person to group chats and conversations in channels, chat has […]