June, 2012

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Manage Communication – Eight Steps to Manage Virtual Teams

Most everyone works in a team environment. Generally, the most effective teams are those located together. On the other hand, globalization is driving team staffing in the other direction.  The Internet, faster and more reliable communication, and collaborative tools are allowing people to come together on teams that are no longer co-located. Globalization is pushing work all over the globe, with independent people and teams working anywhere and everywhere. Individual and team training can be done easily through e-classes. These groups are referred to as “virtual” teams. They are real teams but they are referred to as “virtual” because they do not communicate and interact in a traditional face-to-face manner.

Manage Communication
Eight Steps to Manage Virtual Teams

There are some special techniques that can be used to manage these virtual teams.

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