Last time, we discussed social aspects of teamwork, and how working in a team can both benefit and harm you. There's loads to take into consideration when working with other people, and lots to be gained. This time, let's talk about practical aspects of teamwork, particularly virtual teams or, in other words, teams with remote members.
He covers a three main topics (several that only relate to non-colocated teams):
- Time Zone Difference and Broken Bottleneck in Teamwork
- Organic Solutions (the importance of a technical lead and filter)
- Inorganic solutions (technology to make life easier and remote workers more productive)