Creative Freelancer Business Conference

Thursday, May 15

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The How-Tos of Virtual Teams

Room 302   Level 3

Learn strategies and tips for leading and managing a virtual team, being part of one and selling them to clients in this panel composed of veteran long-distance team members. 

As the population of freelancers grows, as workers collaborate across time zones and international borders and as work becomes more mobile, you’re bound to find yourself on a virtual team. It’s a work environment that presents challenges of its own, from communication issues to project management snafus and more. Get real-world answers and best practices in this discussion.
3 Main Take-Aways:
  1. Work effectively across time zones
  2. Manage personalities without the benefit of face-to-face contact
  3. Handle cultural and regional differences
Add session to Favorites Damien GoldenSpeakerElke GibaSpeakerJulie LangSpeakerStephanie Helline Speaker