Category Archives: Virtual Work Teams

How to Show Appreciation and Give Recognition to Employees in a Virtual Work Environment

Laura Spawn July 28, 2020 Employees want to be more than proverbial cogs in the machine. While they expect fair wages and benefits in exchange for their output, talents, and services, they also desire to be regarded as more than functionally required. One way businesses can acknowledge the value and contributions of their employees is … Continue reading How to Show Appreciation and Give Recognition to Employees in a Virtual Work Environment

9 Tips for Running a Great Virtual Business Meeting

Tim Asimos — April 2, 2020 Virtual meetings have become a staple in the professional workplace, allowing for a simulated face-to-face experience that serves as a viable substitute for the real thing. With recent events surrounding COVID-19, many businesses find themselves utterly dependent on virtual meetings to conduct business, keep projects moving forward and communicate … Continue reading 9 Tips for Running a Great Virtual Business Meeting

10 Virtual Team Building Activities to Build Stronger Teams

Sylvia Moses — March 30, 2020 Virtual team building activities can help you build more collaborative teams. Try these 10 remote team building activities as a start. Remote work is the future of work. You might have arrived at this conclusion by your own volition. Or you might have reached it because of current circumstances. … Continue reading 10 Virtual Team Building Activities to Build Stronger Teams

Our 10 Tips to Have Productive and Engaging Virtual Meetings

Christiaan Verwijs — March 26, 2020 With everything that is happening around the world, teams now face the challenge of doing most of their work virtually. Although some will do this effortlessly, it will take more learning for others. As The Liberators, we collaborate with people from all over the world. Virtual meetings are an … Continue reading Our 10 Tips to Have Productive and Engaging Virtual Meetings

5 Tips for Managing Telecommuters and Maximizing Virtual Team Performance

Darleen DeRosa — November 15, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Working remotely, or telecommuting, has rapidly become a common feature of today’s interconnected workplace. According to Gallup data, the percentage of Americans who spend at least some of the time working remotely has been rising steadily over recent years. For organizations and leaders looking to get the … Continue reading 5 Tips for Managing Telecommuters and Maximizing Virtual Team Performance

6 Virtual Team Statistics You Should Know

Darleen DeRosa — November 11, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc Today’s organizations are rapidly shifting toward the use of virtual teams to deal with their biggest challenges. Thanks to a variety of communications technologies and tools, companies can expand their talent search to a global scale, which allows them to build diverse and specialized teams with the … Continue reading 6 Virtual Team Statistics You Should Know

7 Creative Virtual Team-Building Activities

Rick Lepsinger — September 19, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc — September 19, 2019 geralt / Pixabay Finding ways to build trust and cultivate positive work relationships is one of the most challenging aspects of managing virtual teams. Although there’s no shortage of technology that allows geographically distributed team members to interact and collaborate, the barriers of … Continue reading 7 Creative Virtual Team-Building Activities

Ten Things That Make Virtual Teams More Effective

Darleen DeRosa — August 8, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc — August 8, 2019 27707 / Pixabay What team size is optimal? Do cross-functional virtual teams have more challenges? How often should virtual teams meet face-to-face? These and other questions led to our research study, where we collected data to better understand the divide between successful virtual … Continue reading Ten Things That Make Virtual Teams More Effective

Out of Sight, Not Out of Mind: 5 Tips for Working with a Virtual Boss

Darleen DeRosa — May 17, 2019 Follow @onpoint_llc — May 17, 2019 In today’s global economy, working remotely on a virtual team or as a telecommuter have become the primary way many people connect to the workplace. According to Gallup research, the percentage of time employees spent working remotely at least 80 percent of the … Continue reading Out of Sight, Not Out of Mind: 5 Tips for Working with a Virtual Boss