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Managing Without Walls shows managers like you how to leverage the virtual business model for maximum effectiveness. With it, you'll learn special techniques for being successful at managing, coaching, and developing team members in this new and exciting, but challenging, environment.
Many managers and team members still try to cling to traditional management processes, often with limited success. Researchers tell us that 80% of human communication is non-verbal, but this valuable face time is lost in a virtual team setting. Therefore, managers must learn to both manage and communicate differently. This book demonstrates why traditional methods fall short in this new paradigm and offers effective alternatives. The authors discuss at length the management and communication issues youll face. They then explain how to conquer those issues and share proven methods to handle virtual teams. With this practical advice, aspiring as well as existing virtual managers will acquire the skills and tools they need to be successful in todays new business reality.
Managing Without Walls shows not only the how and what but also the why of managing virtual teams. Youll learn tips and solutions that can be applied immediately. Soon youll be optimizing the effectiveness of your teams no matter where they are.
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ISBN 978-1583470626 Publication Date Nov-06 Author Colleen Garten & Kevin Wegryn Format Paperback Page Count 408 Manufacturer MC Press