Virtual Teams: Bridging The Gap Between Expectation & Performance

THE DISCREPANCY The Human Capital Institute and Capella University recently co-presented a webinar “Virtually Not Forgotten: Effective Engagement Strategies for Remote Employees”. Some 300 U.S. companies participated in the initial survey. The response to two of the survey questions is revealing. (1) “What does your organization do to make sure its remote workers are engaged and productive?” (2) “If you …

Howard Esbin, PhDVirtual Teams: Bridging The Gap Between Expectation & Performance

Virtual Incubators for Enterprise Start-Ups

There are more than 7000 accelerators and incubators globally. Some 400 are linked to a university or college. Overall this represents a $56.2 billion market, which is projected to double in 2015. The National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) has 1900 members in 60 countries (http://www.nbia.org). “Many people conflate business incubators with accelerators…A business incubator in the purest sense refers to an office …

Howard Esbin, PhDVirtual Incubators for Enterprise Start-Ups

Interview: H.B.Esbin, Prelude Creator

Lisette Sutherland is a senior project manager with over 10 years experience with web-based collaboration tools and online community management. Her goal is to get the best people working together to solve problems regardless of location.Lisette recently co-authored “Engagement Management: a step-by-step guide to building a thriving social network“, and has helped over 40 organizations and businesses setup and run …

Howard Esbin, PhDInterview: H.B.Esbin, Prelude Creator