Leading effective virtual teams

Leadership & Management Skills Training

Knowledge and skills to set up, develop, and end a virtual team.
Develop your ability to lead and facilitate virtual team meetings.
Implement tips and techniques for steering and leading virtual teams.

Leading effective virtual teams

Leading a virtual team requires a specific set of skills. Communication, clarity, building and maintaining trust, focusing on deliverables AND people, cultural awareness, … the list is long. This training program is for managers and experts who are, or will be, leading virtual functional and/or project teams. If you’re looking for tools, tips, and techniques to help you lead a virtual team to success, then this seminar will build on what you have and challenge you to transform intentions into actions.

Your outcomes

  • Identifying what a “virtual team” is, and accepting the challenges the “virtual” adds to your role as a manager
  • Identifying what your virtual team actually wants from you – and what not
  • Performing a virtual team health check on your team
  • Developing practical skills for operating effectively as a people and project manager in a virtual environment
  • Considering how you build trust in a virtual environment – and know how you can also lose it
  • Applying practical approaches to  leading virtual team meetings
  • Committing to managing not supervising, and coordinating not controlling
  • Implementing tips and techniques for steering and leading virtual teams
  • Anticipating and prepared for typical virtual team challenges
  • Expanding your toolbox for kicking-off and winding down virtual teams
  • Building a personal transfer plan to implement inside your organization
  • Virtual Delivery

  • Modular Delivery

  • Face to face Delivery

Training content

  • The role of the manager and leader in developing others
  • Applying motivation to performance coaching
  • Using the GROW framework daily when developing individuals and teams
  • Developing core communication skills for your coaching
  • Introducing TOTAL – a robust methodology for leaders and managers when coaching performance
    • Task related to behavioural goals (What does it look like?)
    • Observe behavioural metrics (How will we get there?)
    • Treat trouble related to achieving goals (What got in the way?)
    • Action plan solutions (What are you going to do about it?)
    • Lead to new commitments (What will you promise to do?)
  • Preparing to Coach – detailed action plan for transfer to workplace
  • Customized for specific audience

  • Supported by guided learning / elearning

  • Adapt and intergrate in existing program

  • Flexible group size

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