Workplace Learning and Performance Institute

Introduction to Hybrid Teams

Some team members work together in the same location 100 percent of the time. Others work together, but from different locations. Perhaps more common than either of these are hybrid teams, a mix of onsite ...

Following Up on Virtual Team Meetings

Partners in Development offers a clear structure for effective virtual team meetings. This structure is fundamentally different from in-person meetings, as it recommends spending 70 percent of meeting time on preparation, planning, and executing. In ...

Planning Your Virtual Team Meeting

For the second quarter of 2019, our Tip of the Month series focus on everyone’s favorite topic, managing virtual meetings. Partners in Development’s Long-Distance Leadership ModelTMprovides a framework for conducting these meetings using best practices. Research ...

Coaching for Performance

During our series on coaching, I have offered tips for coaching virtual team members and reinforced why organizational leaders should practice coaching, and how they may be missing the mark by not holding regular one-on-one ...

Coaching for Performance

When I was conducting research for my book, Literally Virtually: Making Virtual Teams Work, I came across an interesting statistic. More than half of the workforce has no clear measures to assess their performance. This month’s ...