Virtual Teams (teams developed and/or operated over the Internet/Web)

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    Virtual Teams (teams developed and/or operated over the Internet/Web)

    Note that the reader might best be served to first read the
    topic Group Dynamics to understand the basic nature
    of most groups and their typical stages of development. (It’s
    not clear at this time if online groups have similar nature and
    stages.)

    Sections of This Topic Include

    Basics
    Managing and Leading Virtual Teams
    A Virtual Team Toolkit
    Additional Perspectives on Virtual Teams
    Free Services to Provide Online Meetings
    Facilitation
    Library

    5
    Tips for Conducting a Virtual Meeting

    Also consider
    The following are group-based methods.
    Action Learning
    Committees
    Communities of Practice
    Conflict
    Management

    Dialoguing
    Facilitation
    Focus
    Groups

    Group Coaching
    Group Conflict Management
    Group
    Dynamics (about nature of groups, stages of group development,
    etc)

    Group
    Learning

    Group-Based
    Problem Solving and Decision Making

    Large-Scale
    Interventions

    Meeting
    Management

    Open
    Space Technology

    Self-Directed
    and Self-Managed Work Teams

    Team
    Building

    Training
    and Development

    Related Library Topics

    Learn More in the Library’s Blogs Related to Virtual Work Teams

    In addition to the articles on this current page, also see the following blogs
    that have posts related to Virtual Work Teams. Scan down the blog’s page to
    see various posts. Also see the section “Recent Blog Posts” in the
    sidebar of the blog or click on “next” near the bottom of a post in
    the blog. The blog also links to numerous free related resources.

    Library’s
    Leadership Blog

    Library’s
    Supervision Blog

    Library’s
    Team Performance Blog


    Basics

    Basics
    About Virtual Teams

    Glossary
    About Virtual Organizations

    Want an Ace Team? Try a Virtual One!

    Managing and Leading Virtual Teams

    Leading
    Virtual Teams

    How
    to Conduct a Virtual Meeting

    Virtual
    Meeting and Trainings

    Also consider
    Computers,
    Internet & Web

    Facilitation
    Online
    Board Meetings

    Netiquette
    – Techniques and styles of writing e-mail messages

    A Virtual Team Toolkit

    The following links comprise a complete toolkit for building,
    leading and ensuring high-quality virtual teams. The toolkit is
    provided by Stevie Peterson and Velda Stohr, both of the Twin
    Cities in Minnesota. Note that each of the following links is
    to a section of the overall toolkit. (You will need the free Adobe Acrobat Free Reader
    to read the documents referenced by the following links.)

    Virtual
    Teams: A Toolkit for OD Practitioners, Leaders and Members of
    Virtual Teams

    About
    the Authors

    Definition
    of Virtual Teams

    Team
    Building in Virtual Teams

    Communication
    Media and Tools (hints, tips, using e-mail, etc.)

    Managing
    and Leading Virtual Teams

    Organization
    Development Tools and Virtual Teams

    Human
    Resources and Virtual Teams

    References
    About Virtual Teams

    Additional Perspectives on Virtual Teams

    Factors Influencing Virtual Teams
    Implicit
    Communication and Culture: What it Means for Leading Virtual Teams

    Virtual
    Team Analysis

    Recommendations
    for Virtual Teams

    Communications
    Technology and Virtual Organization

    Manipulate Perceptions
    to Improve Virtual Team Performance

    Free services to organize online meetings

    Mikogo

    Also consider

    Facilitating
    Online


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