Tag: virtual teams

VSee Video Conference: A Tool For Primerica Reps To Connect With Teammates and Clients

Geographic boundaries should be a thing of the past for doing business and working with colleagues. If distance holding you back from reaching more customers or getting more training, check out this Primerica Technology Blog article on how Primerica representatives can use VSee simple video conference and screen share to be more…

10 Tips To Becoming The Remote Manager Everyone Loves

Remote managers have it tough.  They have to get others to cooperate and be on board with their projects and to like them even though they may never meet these people face-to-face, and even though these people may not even be part of the same organization!  While a big part…

Team Building: A Lesson From Rugby

Someone had asked earlier what team building exercises VSee does.  My initial reaction was “we don’t,” because we don’t really do ropes courses or packaged team building retreats, but I realized that one of the most important team building exercises we do is the daily stand-up meeting.  Jason Yip of Thoughtworks…

Virtual Team Paradox #1: Physical Presence Is Necessary

It’s no big secret that virtual teams need to meet face-to-face.  As mentioned in an earlier post, a study completed by Dubé and Robey found that the most prevalent contradiction or tension in virtual teams is the necessity for face-to-face presence. There’s something important about corporeality that allows us to…

Virtual Team Paradox #2: More Structure Means More Flexibility