How to Set Up Successful Virtual Teams
How often do you really feel like you need to be in the office to get your job done? Sure, there are many in the workforce who thrive on personal interactions and the collaborative spirit of a buzzing office. But plenty of studies have proven that environment isn’t necessarily integral to success. In fact, successful virtual teams are more prevalent than ever. Learn how to find the right mix in this post via Harvard Business Review by Keith Ferrazzi.
Technology obviously creates an environment that allows virtual teams to thrive. But Ferrazzi admits it doesn’t cure all ills. Teams are, after all, still comprised of people, and you need to make sure you choose the right ones and put them in a position to succeed.
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