Podcast

19
Aug

WLPodcast 89 From Office Based to Virtual Team

Pilar and Lisette have plenty of thoughts and advice on how best to make the transition from office-based to virtual, in organisations and teams. 54:53mins   Introduction Pilar’s homage to Federico García Lorca, in case you like this Spanish playwright. http://www.spainuncoveredpodcast.net/lorca-podcast/ ‎ Grab the PDF with questions to help you identify the tools and processes you might want to keep

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12
Aug

Podcast 88 Tracking Your Team’s Mood

Can you visualise the mood of your virtual team? Yes, you can, with the tool today’s guest is creating. Pilar talks to Melanie Pürschel about how she’s building the Mood Matrix.   Introduction Pilar is running with Judy Rees a course on delivering your workshops online. More info here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/flipping-the-online-classroom-delivering-your-workshops-online-six-90-minute-classes-tickets-26919136863 More information on the Mentoring Group for Managers and Leaders

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5
Aug

Podcast 87 Working in Hybrid Teams

In today’s podcast, Lisette and Pilar try to figure out best practice in meetings in hybrid teams. 50:14mins   Introduction Leila’s post: How to Give Feedback that Really Hurts. http://virtualnotdistant.com/feedback-hurts/ Pilar recommend the platform MeetingSift for hybrid meetings. New podcast coming soon, you can subscribe here for email updates: https://managementcafepodcast.com/ Mentoring Group for managers and leaders of virtual teams, starts

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29
Jul

Podcast 86 The Collaborative Workspace: Sococo

In today’s episode, Pilar talks to Mandy Ross from Sococo about how the tool is helping team members stay connected through technology. 47:10mins   Introduction Link to episode on Coworking in Sococo: http://virtualnotdistant.com/online-coworking/ Pilar recommend the Kellogg Insight podcast episode on Managing Conflict in Virtual Teams because it focuses on multicultural teams, though they also take a broader view. http://insight.kellogg.northwestern.edu/article/podcast-tips-for-managing-conflict-at-work

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25
Jul

Podcast 85 (Special) Thoughts from Agile 2016 Audacious Salon

Pilar reports back straight after her experience as a remote participant in the Audacious Salon. Part of the Agile 2016 conference, the session was an experiment with a very important aim: finding the right questions to ask about distributed agile. This episode is not really a summary of the session (we will talk about that in episode 87) but a

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22
Jul

Podcast 84 Motivation in Virtual Teams

In today’s episode, Pilar and Lisette talk about what factors affect motivation in virtual teams – and indeed most teams. 1hr 3 mins 42secs!   Introduction It’s a short one today. Maybe this mentoring group for managers of virtual teams is for you…  http://virtualnotdistant.com/virtual-not-distant-mentoring-group/ Would you like to join Virtual Team Talk? And, of course, many thanks to Saros Research.

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15
Jul

Podcast 83 The Spirit of CoWorking

In this episode, Pilar talks to Alex Hillman, founder of Indy Hall, “a community of people who choose to work together, more productively, to make our work, our lives, our cities and communities better”. 01:08:52   Introduction Thanks to Mark and Bernie for their feedback on the Brexit episode. If you would like more info on the Mentoring Group for

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8
Jul

Podcast 82 Work Rules Without Pants

In this episode Pilar and Lisette talk about what they enjoyed most and learned from “Work Rules” and “The Year Without Pants”. 49:56mins   A short introduction today with some housekeeping and a big thanks to Saros Research! If you want to give your opinions on products and get paid for it, follow this link: https://www.sarosresearch.com/participate/join-saros-research/?id=100243     Virtual Coffee

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24
Jun

Podcast 81 The Future of Work Centre

In today’s episode, Pilar talks to Richard A MacKinnon from the Future Work Centre, about the World of Work model and taking an evidence-based approach to making changes in our organisations. 58:15 mins Introduction Pilar talks about her experience in in-person conferences (she gets very tired…). How proxemics inform our online communication – see Sococo screenshot. Changing the Context of

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17
Jun

Podcast 80 Exit Interviews or Farewell Chats

Pilar and Lisette talk about the farewell process in a virtual team. 48:27mins Introduction Pilar had a full on day, which she shares with you… Nothing incredibly exciting, but very varied! Thanks to Saros Research for sponsoring the 21st Century Work Life podcast! Click on this link to register with Saros: https://www.sarosresearch.com/participate/join-saros-research/?id=100243 Virtual Coffee with Lisette: Exit Interviews or Farewell

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