Re: Virtual Teams LO2651

John Woods (
Fri, 1 Sep 1995 14:51:00 -0500

Replying to LO2638 --

>Janet Macaluso wrote

>I'm working with a company that has just decided to create a team in
>multi-geographic locations. We will have quarterly "in-person" meetings, but
>the team will communicate via faxes and speaker-phones on a weekly basis.
> Has anyone worked with a virtual team such as this? I am looking for
>suggestions regarding format, structure, groundrules, training, agendas,


I can recommend one article that might be valuable to you: "Virtual
Teams", which appeared int he April 1995 edition of Training Magazine. A
good piece. It will reprinted in the 1996 edition of The Quality Yearbook
(McGraw-Hill), of which I an co-editor.

John Woods
The Quality Yearbook