Leading Virtual Teams: 20 Minute Manager
- 1h 23m 2s
- Harvard Business Review
- Gildan Media
Leading any team involves managing people, technical oversight, and project administration, but leaders of virtual teams perform these functions from afar. Leading Virtual Teams walks you through the basics of:
- Connecting your people to each other - and to the team's mission
- Surmounting language, distance, and technology barriers
- Identifying and using the right communication channels
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About the Author
Harvard Business Review is the leading destination for smart management thinking. Through its flagship magazine, 13 international licensed editions, books from Harvard Business Review Press, and digital content and tools published on HBR.org, Harvard Business Review provides professionals around the world with rigorous insights and best practices to lead themselves and their organizations more effectively and to make a positive impact.
In this Audiobook
Chapter 1 - What Is a Virtual Team?
Chapter 2 - Get the Right People on the Team
Chapter 3 - Manage the Technology
Chapter 4 - Get to Work
Chapter 5 - Communicate Effectively
Chapter 6 - Cope with Common Problems