8.4 Building Virtual Team Culture

Course Overview

As more and more teams are working remotely and collaborating across the globe, there is an accompanying need to become effective at creating and nurturing a virtual team culture. At the most fundamental level, the purpose of a healthy team culture is to support the growth, happiness, inclusion and engagement of all members, while fostering effective collaboration. In this course, we will look at the elements of a healthy team culture and how to create and maintain them.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will understand the following:

  • Why team culture is important
  • The different developmental stages a team goes through as they work together
  • The common causes of team dysfunction and how to avoid them
  • The role of a team leader in fostering diversity

Study Guide

We know that different people like to learn in different ways. If you like to write notes as you work through a course, here’s a handy study guide (.PDF) for you, in printable or “fillable” form. Use the printable version if you would like to print out the study guide and write down your notes. Or, if you prefer to use a PDF reader you can take notes on your favorite handheld device using the “fillable” version.

Building Virtual Team Culture – Printable

Building Virtual Team Culture – Fillable PDF