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Virtual Teams

Assume that you had to complete a class project as a member of virtual team that could meet face to face only twice. Identify at least four special challenges that your team would face in undertaking the project.

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The list of challenges facing virtual teams:

Language Barriers/Cultural differences
Size of Team/Communication

Building trust within virtual team: The conventional thinking is that building trust is the greatest challenge in creating successful virtual teams. From their interviews, however, the authors conclude that establishing trust in virtual teams is based on performance consistency rather than social bonds;

Cultural Differences: Individuals from different cultures vary in terms of their communication and group behaviors including the motivation to seek and disclose individuating information and ...

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This paper includes a list of challenges facing virtual teams which include Language Barriers/Cultural differences and Trust issues along with Size of Team/Communication