Managing Without Walls: Maximize Success with Virtual, Global, and Cross-cultural Teams

Managing Without Walls: Maximize Success with Virtual, Global, and Cross-cultural Teams

by Colleen Garton, Kevin Wegryn
     
 

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ISBN-10: 158347062X

ISBN-13: 9781583470626

Pub. Date: 11/01/2006

Publisher: Mc Press

As companies worldwide are moving more and more toward a virtual business model, this handbook offers insight for team members who collaborate on projects from geographically diverse locations. Included in this comprehensive reference guide is an explanation of virtual management and advice on how to coach and develop team members with

Overview

As companies worldwide are moving more and more toward a virtual business model, this handbook offers insight for team members who collaborate on projects from geographically diverse locations. Included in this comprehensive reference guide is an explanation of virtual management and advice on how to coach and develop team members with success from far-off office locations. This practical discussion provides the teaching skills needed to help the current manager understand the complexity of the job and to be effective in this new and changing role. Sample evaluations prepare the prospective virtual managers to adequately assess and gauge the success and progress of a far-flung team.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583470626
Publisher:
Mc Press
Publication date:
11/01/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
500
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction,
Chapter 1: Virtual Management,
Chapter 2: The Virtual Manager,
Chapter 3: Creating and Managing the Virtual Team,
Chapter 4: Managing Global Teams,
Chapter 5: Outsourcing,
Chapter 6: Time Management,
Chapter 7: Virtual Teamwork,
Chapter 8: Team Processes and Procedures,
Chapter 9: Virtual Communication,
Chapter 10: Virtual Politics,
Chapter 11: Managing Conflict,
Chapter 12: Virtual Management of High-Risk and Catastrophic Events.,
Chapter 13: Virtual Management and Communication Tools,
Chapter 14: Virtual Leadership,
Appendix A: Virtual Skill Set Checklists,
Appendix B: Reports and Documentation,
Appendix C: Case Study,
Index,

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