As companies continue to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic reliance on remote workers remains essential for many businesses. communicating remotely with members of your team, customers, and partners has been a huge benefit as physical access to facilities remains a challenge. However, managing a team remotely is a very different experience than managing in the workplace face to face. I can be difficult to understand how to best motivate, monitor and guide your team efficiently and effectively only using video, chat/email and telephone calls. It creates a very different dynamic and requires different tools and communication skills for managers.

The webinar below can help you understand some simple best practices and techniques for managing your team remotely. Presented by the Virginia SBDC and hosted by the Lynchburg SBDC director, Stephanie Keener, this session will give you practical and actionable information to use as you work to keep your team focused and on task.

If you would like to discuss your specific situation with a local SBDC advisor please visit our Get Started page, use the contact form on this site, or call our office at (703) 466-0466