nguyenha assignment 1 - ASSIGNMENT 1 Assignment 1 MGMT617 Leading Teams Ha Nguyen American Public University System The Forbes article Remote Team

nguyenha assignment 1 - ASSIGNMENT 1 Assignment 1 MGMT617...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

ASSIGNMENT 1 Assignment 1 MGMT617: Leading Teams Ha Nguyen American Public University System The Forbes article “Remote Team Building in the Age of Virtual Collaboration” is selected for this assignment discussion. As a manager if a rapidly increasing ecommerce team, this topic immediate piqued my interest. For my current role, I work closely with our merchant team in Arkansas, Engineering team in India, eSourcing team in China, along with multiple suppliers across different time zones. Despite our distance and time differences, we are able to effectively held meetings together and collaborate on solutions to any issues discovered thanks to the today’s technology. The tool that is most frequently used in my team is virtual meeting, which allow users to see one another via webcam, share screen and project information from their laptop. Vivo (2016) states that employees who work from home at least part of the time are often healthier, more engaged, less distracted, more productive and far cheaper to employ. This is very much true, although
Image of page 1
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 3 pages?

  • Winter '16
  • Jean Francis
  • Collaborative software, Telecommuting, Small office/home office, Robb, Remote Team Building

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture