The Distance Manager: A Hands On Guide To Managing Off Site Employees And Virtual Teams
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The Distance Manager: A Hands On Guide To Managing Off Site Employees And Virtual Teams

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Global business demands and new technologies have created a virtual workplace for many companies, with employees and teams routinely collaborating from distant geographical locations on the road, from home, at client sites--even on the other side of the globe. The Distance Manager provides practical information and tools to help managers bridge the communication gaps creat...more
ebook, 250 pages
Published September 22nd 2000 by McGraw-Hill
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Extremely juvenile in content. I read the whole thing and all I got was a few good quotes for a term paper...didn't learn anything.
Jun 10, 2008 Travis rated it 2 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition Recommends it for: scrabbleme
More team oriented than GlobalWork, but still boils down to use the technology, and be prepared.
Nicolas Caron
Meh. Basically 20 chapters of saying "try to communicate even though your team is away"
Not my favorite. There are others in this genre that are better.
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Kimball Fisher is a best-selling business book author who also writes children's literature. He lives with his sweetheart in Portland, Oregon. You can reach him at
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