A recent poll found that over 40%1 of US employees and 47%2 of Canadian employees work remotely. Many organizations adopt flexible work solutions to attract talent, support resiliency, lower overhead, and build a greater presence across a larger geographic region. However, leading staff remotely has its challenges. Whether you are currently managing remote staff, working remotely, or thinking about adding remote staff to your organization, this webinar will help you and your team establish practices for building rapport, setting expectations, and communicating effectively. We will address the importance of a comprehensive onboarding process, identify support tools for you and your team to be successful, and share real-life examples of successes and challenges of both managing and working remotely.
1. State of the American Workplace. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://news.gallup.com/reports/199961/7.aspx#aspnetForm
2. 47% of Canadian employees work remotely: Survey. (2017, March 09). Retrieved from http://www.benefitscanada.com/human-resources/other/47-of-canadian-employees-work-remotely-survey-94694