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Managing and Collaborating with Virtual Teams

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2 Days


The goal of this course is to familiarize participants with concepts around building high performing virtual teams – including challenges, proposed techniques and approaches to build rapport, establish and manage relationships, motivate and influence virtual team members. The course also covers techniques for leading and facilitating virtual meetings.
This course is designed for virtual teams.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Define the term virtual team and the meaning of working with virtual teams
  • Explore the actions and characteristics associated with developing high-performing virtual teams
  • Review and address communication challenges faced by virtual teams
  • Identify pros and cons of collaboration tools used by virtual teams
  • Utilize tips for leading and facilitating virtual team meetings
  • Review methods to promote team building activities in virtual settings
Introduction to virtual teams
Characteristics of virtual teams
Benefits of virtual teams

Challenges in virtual environments
Comparing myths and realities
Addressing common challenges related to virtual teams

Proposed approaches and techniques for overcoming virtual team challenges
Attributes of high performing virtual teams
Leadership and virtual teams

Virtual teams tools and techniques
Planning for effective communication
Cross-cultural considerations

Facilitate virtual teams meetings and conference calls
Meetings as a reflection of the virtual team
Improvement opportunities beyond meetings
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