Leading Virtual Teams
Business & Professional
What is the course about?
This online short course will introduce you to the key aspects of leading teams virtually and equip you with the skills you need to manage a virtual team effectively.
Why should I choose the course?
Developing the skills to lead a virtual team is now more important than ever, and it is fast becoming an essential leadership skill and requirement. The appeal of forming virtual teams is clear. Employees can manage their work and personal lives more flexibly, and they have the opportunity to interact with colleagues around the world. Businesses can use the best and lowest-cost global talent and significantly reduce their overheads and costs.
What will I learn?
On the course you will be introduced to all the essential aspects of leading a virtual team, including:
- The most recent background research
- How employees see the virtual environment
- The three-step approach to leading a virtual team
- Social identity theory
- The BECKS performance model
- Barriers to virtual working
What will the course lead on to?
After completing this course, you may wish to undertake related business courses to enhance your knowledge and improve your business.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Studying at the college means you will have access to a range of flexible learning opportunities. Professional qualifications are delivered within our specialist Business School and are supported through digital virtual learning environments and digital learning tools. Our teachers are highly experienced and skilled in their specialist professional sectors and enhance the courses they teach on with their excellent industry links.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but you are expected to have an enthusiasm and interest in the area and in professional skill development.
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