Managing a Virtual Team – Mortensen/O’Leary – Harvard Business Review
October 27, 2012 by The Anywhere Office
Mortensen and O’Leary examine some key recurring themes in virtual team management in this Harvard Business Review article.
Teams that are geographically-dispersed, or virtual, have now been used and studied for more than three decades — yet we all still wrestle with how to get them right. Managers frequently ask for best practices for managing their global teams, and recently we’ve noticed some common themes. Here are the three questions that keep coming up again and again, and what the research tells us about how to address them: