Building Relationships @ a Distance

Claire Sookman

Saturday, July 20 | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 21 | 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.

The truth is it's hard for virtual teams to bond on a personal level with other team members. Without bonding, the results could be significant. Some of the common symptoms of a disengaged team are decreased productivity; confusion about assignments, missed signals, and unclear relationships; decisions misunderstood or not carried through properly; and ineffective staff meetings, low participation, and minimally effective decisions. In this session, you will experience 4 innovative team activities specifically designed for virtual teams that will build engagement and increased productivity.

Key Points You'll Learn:

  • Discuss the benefits to building relationships from a distance
  • Experience 4 activities that can be used to build relationships virtually
  • Discuss how you will apply these collaborative activities at work