Managing a Virtual Team

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Many organizations now have virtual teams – whether by choice or necessity.

There are plenty of advantages to this. You can employ people from across the world and across different timezones, time and money spent on commuting is reduced, and people can work more flexibly.

But, managing a virtual team is not without its difficulties.

In this video, we'll look at three key challenges that you’ll likely face when you manage a virtual team. These are: communicating effectively, monitoring performance and productivity, and motivating people virtually.

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