Virtual Working

Tips & advice to help you improve your performance

 

How To Listen To What People DON’T Say On A Virtual Meeting

The good thing with virtual meetings is that you can focus intensely on the faces on screen.  They giveaway all kinds of clues as to what they are really thinking without them knowing. We’re always taught that we must always listen to our staff and…

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25 Virtual Meeting Ice Breaker Ideas and Activities

  Thanks to COVID I think we all overdosed on virtual meetings! For the majority of us having NO face to face meetings during lock down was a new phenomenon.  In the past we’ve all complained about the number and frequency of meetings that we…

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How Leaders Can Use Webinars To Train Their Staff Online

Just because your remote team is out of sight does not mean that they have to rely on self-directed learning methods to sharpen their skills or to improve what they do. There’s plenty of LIVE training and development that you can help them with and…

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6 Best Ways To Manage Remote Teams And Virtual Groups

We get asked a lot about what are the best ways to manage remote teams, especially if they are located in different time zones. One of our main clients has team members in The Philippines as well as Mexico. The time difference can cause major…

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4 Online Management Strategies For Presenting To Your Virtual Teams

No doubt you’ll be working on how to keep the lines of communication open between you and your team members while we go through these difficult times. Many of you will be in touch via phone, Zoom, Skype or other video conference software that will…

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Virtual Working Tip – Better To Check In Than To Check Up On Your Homeworkers

So you’re team are working remotely and you need to ensure the work is getting done and that they’re okay at the same time. It’s a tricky situation! When checking up, people feel judged and have to justify their time-spent and their results against pre-determined…

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Managing A Virtual Team

When I was managing people within a busy financial institution, every single person who reported into me was within shouting distance! It was easy for me to get an instant update on the status of a particular account or where a specific project was stalling.…

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3 Quick Tips On Making Virtual Employees Part Of The Team

It is hard enough to create a true team from employees who are physically located in the same office, but it is much more difficult to undertake the same endeavour with staff members who work from other locations. (more…)

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Should You Be Working With Virtual Teams?

If you are considering setting up a virtual team, or you want to offer your employees the chance to work from home, you are probably weighing the advantages and disadvantages of this change. While there are many possible issues to consider with a team that…

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