Action Step – Seven Strategies for Managing Remote Teams

The Alliance’s Action Steps are designed to assist organizations with implementing practical strategies and policies related to diversity and flexibility.  Members can access full versions of all of the Alliance’s Action Steps in the Member Resource Center.


Whether it’s full-time, remote work, to occasional telecommuting due to weather or other events that keeps someone from coming into the office, working remotely is becoming the norm. If you are supervising others in the knowledge-based workplace, chances are you are leading or will soon lead a team of individuals working remotely in some fashion. While good management and leadership skills apply regardless of how and where your team is physically working, here are some additional strategies that leaders need to employ to successfully manage remote teams…

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