One simple idea on communicating effectively in virtual teams

Today I was reading the book Talk Like Ted by Carmine Gallo. In it, the author analyses what accounts for an effective speech, by looking at 500 different Ted Talks. First of all, I believe that this was a brilliant idea on learning the essence of public speaking, as Ted provides a platform for the world’s best speakers. But that’s…

Top 3 Cultural Challenges in Virtual Teams

Cultural challenges¬†are one of the five major issues when working in virtual teams as identified by Sebastian Baileys on Forbes. When expatriates come to a different country, they face rough challenges in terms of communicating with local co-workers. In virtual teams, the situation is far more difficult than that. Team members are not even able to experience the different cultural…