What is a virtual team?
A virtual team consists of a group of people who interact with each other through electronic communication. They can be in the same place, but most often the members of the team are in different locations. They can work from different geographical regions. So people work together without physically sitting together in, for example, an office. This is possible through the use of online tools. For this, various project management tools make collaboration easier.
Therefore, good communication and trust are very important to build a successful virtual team. Due to the local distance, the group must have trust in other team members to avoid misunderstandings.
Because not getting to know each other in person is a hurdle for some, there are techniques and tools in project management that help with communication and make it easier.
Why virtual teams make sense
There are many reasons why virtual teams often make sense. One of them is that the global economy continues to grow. That’s why many companies have offices in many different locations…
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