Practical Remote Team Leadership

Essential Methods and Tools for Virtual Leaders

Whether your organisation’s work situation has changed because of the Coronavirus, or flexible working has been rolled out… any person leading a team remotely will quickly need the best practice skills, tools and methods to ensure business continuity and help them become role-model virtual leaders.

Get in touch with me to discuss tailoring a web-based workshop using your organisation’s web meeting tool of choice.   Below is an example course outline modularised into 3 x 90-minute web meeting sessions.

leading remote teams course

Who will benefit from this course? Managers and Team Leaders that lead their teams remotely, mostly in a virtual team leadership context.

Method of Delivery: Client web meeting tool with web cams on and good audio connection.

Duration: 3 x 90-minute sessions, ideally delivered on the same day but can be split as required, e.g. to allow for time-zone differences.  Option to have an additional 90-minute session on working across different cultures.

Maximum number of course participants: 7

Session 1: 90 minutes

Challenges Working Together Apart

  • Introductions
  • Map of the group’s key remote management challenges

Virtual Communication Effectiveness 

  • Learning Exercise
  • Tips to reduce virtual communication misunderstandings
  • Virtual meeting mistakes to avoid
  • Tips for professional web meeting facilitation to maximise engagement and meeting effectiveness
  • Q&A

Session 2: 90 minutes

Leading Work with Remote Team Members

  • Learning Exercise
  • Tools for creating Clarity
  • Creating a virtual culture of Commitment and Collaboration
  • Staying in Control – knowing what is going on remotely
  • Q&A

Session 3: 90 minutes

Nurturing a Virtual Close-Knit Community

  • Your virtual personality
  • Understanding remote working demotivators and how to minimise
  • Creating perceived proximity in the team
  • 6 Foundations of effective remote team leadership
  • Q&A

Get in touch with me to discuss tailoring a web-based workshop using your organisation’s web meeting tool of choice.


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