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How to Manage Virtual Teams: Team Building, Tips & Tools

Ariel Lopez
Publication date:
August 26, 2020
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How to Manage Virtual Teams: Team Building, Tips & Tools

Virtual teams are becoming increasingly common in organizations, and project managers must be prepared to manage them. To do this, managers must be clear in defining work, be clear and detailed about what deliverables everyone is responsible for, standardize their work system, and maintain enough flexibility to give team members ownership. Regular communication is key to maintaining team cohesion, and managers should schedule regular virtual meetings to keep everyone on the same page and informed. It is important to manage remote teams and information through the proper channels to ensure that important information is disseminated through the right channels. Flexible hours, flexible hours, or a rigid schedule are important for virtual teams.

Conduct in virtual teams should be professional, and each team member should have a dedicated space where they work to keep organized and free of distractions. A good manager should reward their team for a job well done and stimulate them to work more productively. Virtual team building is important to develop bonds that hold a team together, and the following suggestions are ways to get virtual teams to connect. Virtual teams can cultivate connection by having a virtual meeting, sharing 10 interesting things about themselves, having a virtual coffee break, playing online games together, and investing in a project management software. ProjectManager is an award-winning project management software that keeps teams organized and can be used anywhere, at any time.


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Ariel Lopez
How to Manage Virtual Teams: Team Building, Tips & Tools
August 26, 2020
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