Covid-19 Articles

Is your virtual team thriving? The chances are remote

And because I started a virtual team-building business more than 30 years ago (we were cool waaay before virtual teams became cool!), I’m often asked for my opinion on the best timing and process to transition virtual teams “back to normal.” My advice? Don’t. If you’re smart, your virtual team should be here to stay […]

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COVID-19 Proves it: Virtual Teams are the New Normal

Even after this first wave of social distancing passes, we are likely to see further spikes before the Coronavirus is fully under control. And as The Atlantic reports, the sudden need to work from home due to COVID-19 is causing managers and employees a huge amount of stress and testing their resilience. Which means that […]

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5 ways to build a virtual team

This is particularly trying for managers because they tend to be hard on themselves. Only 15% of managers feel they’re very effective, while 53% say they’re only moderately so. That’s during normal times, and now they’re trying to lead a remote team with no training on best practices. Many are flying by the seat of […]

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Surviving and Thriving in a Coronavirus Environment

The challenges posed by the latest outbreak highlight why you need to put in place strategies that will keep your business running and able to respond to clients and suppliers. According to Saikat Chatterjee, Senior Director, Advisory at Gartner, “We’re being forced into the world’s largest work-from-home experiment and, so far, it hasn’t been easy […]

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