company builds virtual teams, develops global
leaders, and trains electronic facilitators. We use
our unique brand of internet experiential learning
and your choice of online communication
two or more members) work together on aligned
tasks, maintain healthy relationships, and use
online communication to overcome barriers of
geography, time, language, and culture.
technologies include: chat, email, fax, whiteboard,
telephone, video,web browsers, and other
virtual teams ensure that these technologies enable
rather than disable team members by addressing the
interactions between humans and technology, as well
as managing team tasks and team relationships.
enhance virtual team performance by guiding members
to reflect on their teamwork processes such as
trust, communication, collaboration, problem
solving, decision making, planning, and leadership.
than hold meetings and simply talk about teamwork,
our programs present virtual teams with the chance
to practice these teamwork processes
learning is a cycle of action, reflection,
integration, and continuation using custom
exercises, activities, or simulations. These
experiences are sufficiently different from work in
order to constrain old behaviors, while are also
metaphorically similar enough to work so as to
allow new learning to transfer back to the
founding member of the Virtual
work with partner
needs through a worldwide network of
who speak many
we provide services
in virtual teaming, global leadership development,
or electronic facilitator training through a range
We also offer program support
and a variety of products.
website provides access to homework,
for people involved in our programs. It also has
direct access for our staff to obtain resources
we believe that, for most corporations, virtual
teaming is beneficial
in reducing travel expenses. Therefore, we offer
programmatic evidence of case
for you to consider.
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better able they will be to make optimal decisions
and reap the maximum benefits associated with
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