Succeeding in a Virtual Team Environment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs) of Effective Virtual Team Members.

Building on related work in the academic field, Newman (2005) offers an extensive list of the knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) of effective virtual team members, including:

Listens effectively Well organized Objective
Communicates often Provides feedback Respects others
Shows initiative Flexible Positive attitude
Trustworthy/ dependable Dedicated to doing a good job Self-motivated
Willing to do their fair share Open to the views of others Provides work in a timely fashion
Reads and understands the material Works well without supervision Able to compromise / reach consensus
Communicates effectively through writing

Posted on April 16, 2012, in Virtual Teams. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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