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Keith Ferrazzi: How Virtual Teams Can Create Human Connections Despite Distance

Keith Ferrazzi writes for the Harvard Business Review, that a recent survey of knowledge workers found that although 79% of respondents work permanently or frequently Out Of Office, only 44% found virtual communication as effective as face-to-face communication.

To close the gap Ferrazzi suggests moving virtual teams to a new set of behaviours:

  • Set ground rules for managing virtual communications
  • Align personal and professional goals
  • Strengthen relationships to enable the candor required for true collaboration

Read Keith’s article in full at HBR.org.

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