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>Working Abroad – Business Travel 2012?

> American Express’ annual Global Business Travel Global Forecast says airfares and hotel costs will rise, as will doing business in Asia and Latin America as opposed to North America and Europe. Despite a series of fragile economies, costs are … Continue reading

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>Virtual teams the new working abroad?

> The ‘rules of engagement’ for a virtual team:A virtual team has the potential to be a powerful resource within any organisation, but its complex dynamics mean that it must be structured with care to avoid misunderstandings and conflicts that … Continue reading

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>Managing Global Virtual Teams

>Further to my last post on managing virtual teams I found some great information on wikibooks:http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Managing_Groups_and_Teams/How_Do_You_Manage_Global_Virtual_Teams%3F For bespoke cross-cultural training programs both online and face to face contact us @expatknowhow http://www.expatknowhow.com/menus/main.asp?PN=Contacthttp://www.expatknowhow.com/Follow us on twitter @expatknowhowor sign up to our Blog … Continue reading

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>Managing Virtual Teams – misunderstandings arising from cultural differences

>A new report from the Economist Intelligence Unit, Managing Virtual Teams: taking a more strategic approach, highlights the prevalence of virtual teams and the methods by which they are managed. The accompanying survey of over 400 executives from around the … Continue reading

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>Virtual Working Summit

>http://virtualworkingsummit.com/ Its already started but the first session was so great that I had to recommend this online summit to others who may work remotely or with International teams or those who may need to communicate with others using conference … Continue reading

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