In today’s digital age, organizations are increasingly relying on virtual teams to achieve their goals. Leading Virtual Teams is a comprehensive course designed to equip professionals with the knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to effectively lead and manage virtual teams in a remote work environment. Participants will gain a deep understanding of the critical factors that contribute to successful virtual team leadership, and develop practical skills to foster collaboration, communication, and productivity within their teams. Additionally, participants will explore best practices for building and sustaining team cohesion, motivation, and accountability in a virtual work environment that must leverage technology and virtual communication tools. Discussion points will include developing trust, establishing clear goals, and managing conflict within virtual teams.
By the end of this course the student will be able to:
- Explain the skills and knowledge necessary to lead virtual teams effectively
- List best practices for communication, collaboration, and motivation in virtual teams
- Discuss how to build a positive team culture and address conflicts in virtual teams
- Describe emerging technologies and trends in virtual teams
Project Management Professionals (PMP)® earn 2.5 PDUs Total Credit; 0 Ways of Working (Technical) / 2.5 Power Skills (Leadership) / 0 Business Acumen (Strategic)