Leading Hybrid Teams: When Part of Your Team Is Remote

Presented by: Wayne Turmel

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
1:00 pm CT

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Many people think of remote teams as a binary choice: either people work in the office, or they work remotely. But 70% of teams are a hybrid. Some people work in the office, some work from home or other locations. This presents unique challenges for managers who have to straddle the line between those two management styles. Join Wayne Turmel, co-author of The Long-Distance Leader for a candid look at perhaps the most challenging situation a leader can find themselves in—melding their co-located and remote workers into a cohesive team.

In our time together you’ll learn:

  • Why the dynamics of hybrid teams create challenges for managers and team members
  • Avoiding the perception of favoritism and the “mom likes you best” dilemma
  • Tips and best practices for creating a truly united team no matter where they work

PRESENTERS

Wayne Turmel
Co-Founder of the Remote Leadership Institute

Remote Leadership Institute

For 25 years, Wayne Turmel has been obsessed with helping people communicate more effectively. He’s the co-founder of The Remote Leadership Institute, and the author of several books including The Long-Distance Leader-Rules for Remarkable Remote Leadreship, and Meet Like You Mean It- a Leader’s Guide to Painless and Productive Virtual Meetings. Marshall Goldsmith has called him “one of the most unique voices in leadership today.”

Katie Miller
Webinar Host

BizLibrary

As a Marketing Specialist with BizLibrary, Katie helps facilitate and create educational and engaging webinars geared towards Human Resources and Learning and Development professionals. She conducts research and works with subject matter experts to ensure the BizLibrary audience is receiving the most relevant and up-to-date content possible.

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BizLibrary is a credit provider for HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Viewing this webcast in its entirety qualifies for a recertification credit hour (general credit) for SHRM and HRCI. For more information visit our accredited content page.