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

Virtual Team Management: Key Skill For Global Managers

In 2012, the American Management Association released its “Third Annual Study of Challenges and Opportunities: Developing Successful Global Leaders”. This study was conducted in collaboration with the Institute for Corporate Productivity and Training magazine. It outlined thirteen Key Findings. These are concerned largely with global management competencies and skills. For example, Key Finding 5: “When asked to identify the single …

Howard Esbin, PhDVirtual Team Management: Key Skill For Global Managers

Mapping Virtual Team Use Across Sectors

Introduction Five broad spheres of activity have been identified that make use of virtual teams: Business/Industry, Education, Military, Healthcare, and Non Profit Voluntary Organizations. All basically share the same fundamental challenges and opportunities associated with virtual teaming generally. That is, how can ostensible virtual strangers become high functioning collaborators without ever meeting face-to-face? Business / Industry The Business-to-Business channel has three sub …

Howard Esbin, PhDMapping Virtual Team Use Across Sectors