IT Project Management

Virtual Teams: Strategies for Success (Peak Performance)

Course Overview
Organizations that have successfully incorporated virtual teams into their business practices have realized significant benefits. Benefits including reduced business costs, accelerated product delivery and improved levels of competitive advantage. However, along with the advantages virtual teams can offer come many unique challenges that must be addressed in order to deliver successful project results.

This report featuring expert Alex Adamopoulos, CEO of the global professional services consultancy, Emergn, offers advice and best practices that will help team members and leaders cope with the upside and downside of working on distributed virtual teams.

Track: Peak Performance
Methodologies and proven practices that advance the management skills of IT professionals




Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the challenges of working on virtual teams.
  • Discuss ways that team members can help build relationships and create an atmosphere of trust.
  • Explain how virtual team members can become better communicators.
  • Describe common project pitfalls and how to avoid them.
  • Identify best practices that virtual teams should make part of the project plan.

Content Partner:

WatchIT

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

None

Speaker / Author:

Photo of Alex Adamopoulos

Alex Adamopoulos - Presenter
Alex Adamopoulos is the CEO of Emergn, a sourcing strategy and Agile consultancy. He is an accomplished global services executive and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in working with enterprise organizations, start-ups, private equity and venture capital backed companies.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 8 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS

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Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: FREE

Details

Course Code : WIT-1801

Release Date : 06/01/2016
Expire Date : 07/01/2018
Credits :
CEU 0.50
PMI PDU 0.50

Length : 30min
Course Level : Basic

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning

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