Virtual Team Building System
In Building the Virtual Team, you will meet the leader of a virtual team and observe the challenges she faces trying to lead her managers in Africa, Asia, India and Latin America.
There are two ways to use this TRAINING VIDEO in your business:
As a Group - You can watch the video together, with your staff, and use the provided discussion guide to learn as a group.
Desktop / Individual - Let your employees learn on their own, from a mobile device, or from a desktop / laptop.
"Building the Virtual Team has had a really positive impact. We use it as part of our overall diversity strategy to help people become more conscious of cultural diversity." - Bonnie Roelofs, Senior Global Diversity Advisor, Shell Oil.
As businesses increasingly outsource operations across the globe, it's essential that you train your people how to work across technology with other cultures. To survive in business today, you need to master the often overlooked but potentially damaging impact of ancient culture on 21st century communications.
Ideal for team building exercises, Building the Virtual Team: Communication Across Cultural Diversity observes a group leader and the problems she faces in virtual team management as she struggles to lead her managers in Asia, India, Africa and Latin America.
Benefits of this training program include:
Realizing the importance of human relationships in many cultures
Discovering how impersonal communication can backfire
Learning how to balance high-tech and high-touch
Finding out how to deal with language and translation issues
Dealing effectively with time zones, response time, etc.
Understanding that awareness is a "two-way street": all cultures need to adapt
Learning how to bridge differences and create a balanced approach
The following full-length viewing of Building the Virtual Team is being provided so that you can make an informed purchasing decision. This preview version may not be used to train employees.