Leading and Motivating Dispersed Teams
Examine what it takes to successfully work with, and lead, distanced teams. Acquire critical skills leaders and members of a virtual team need for creating, maintaining and motivating successful virtual teams.
In the digital age, people are traveling less and meeting face-to-face less frequently with their fellow team members and leaders. Virtual teams are already a fact of the global marketplace as companies leverage global talent, and technology facilitates better communication.
Acquire critical skills leaders and members of a virtual team need for creating, maintaining and motivating successful virtual teams. Effectively navigate the challenges and obstacles related to working virtually. Draw from recent research to identify a two-stage model of distance leadership. Develop a plan to more effectively work with and lead teams who don't share a physical space.
Managing People and Leading Teams
Equip yourself with the strategies and the management savvy to foster highly effective communication and collaboration.
Two-Day Concentrated Program
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and class runs 8:30 – 4:30 both days with a one-hour networking lunch included.
Enjoy proximity to the vibrancy of the campus and downtown Austin, and the innovative, business-friendly environment of the city.
CEUs: Participants earn 1.4 CEUs and/or 14 CPEs for this course. A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.
Course Credits: 1.00
Hotel Information: Texas Executive Education classes qualify for discounted hotel room rates at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center on a limited basis. Discount code will be provided via email after class registration.
Dr. Caroline Bartel is an Associate Professor of Management in the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. She is also the Co-Director of the Center for Leadership Excellence at the McCombs School of Business.
Dr. John Daly is the Liddell Professor in the Moody College of Communication, Regents Distinguished Teaching Professor, and Texas Commerce Bancshares Professor of Management at the University of Texas at Austin.
Dr. Deirdre Mendez is a member of the faculty of the Department of Management. She teaches intercultural management and teambuilding to undergraduates, MBA students, and executives. Dr. Mendez is also Associate Director for Cultural Education of the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) at The University of Texas at Austin.
The course was well structured. The culture survey was very helpful and can be used to assess personnel working in many different teams.
Deputy Director, NASA Johnson Space Center
The dynamic of the course keeps me engaged at all times, makes me think and come up with real solutions to actual problems.
Senior IT Director, Cameron International
06/15/17 - 06/16/17
AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705
Caroline BartelJohn DalyDoug Dierking
12/07/17 - 12/08/17
Caroline BartelJohn DalyDeirdre Mendez