Managing Remote Teams

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

Experts agree that body language is an important part of communication. So how do you successfully lead a team when you're all in different locations and can't even see each other regularly? This short course will help you rise to the challenge of working with remote team members. You'll learn how to communicate more effectively with your remote team members, what issues to address in the kickoff meeting, and tips for making remote workers feel like part of the team.

Virtual short courses do not include materials or headsets.

Audience

PMP-certified project managers, IT project managers, project coordinators,project analysts, project leaders, senior project managers, team leaders,product managers, program managers, project sponsors, and project team memberswho want to continue to develop their skills and renew their PMP certification.

Learning Objectives

  • Special considerations regarding communication planning with remote teams
  • How to leverage technology for improved communication
  • Tips for building trust among remote team members
  • Conduct meetings with remote participants

1. Introduction to Remote Teams

2. Getting Started

3. Communication and Trust

4. Using Technology

5. Remote Team Meetings

6. Sustaining Team Cohesion