Strategic Briefing: Government Teleworking at Scale

John O'Duinn John O'Duinn, Author, Distributed Teams - The Art and Practice of Working Together While Physically Apart

About this consulting Permalink

For agencies that are adopting telework for immediate safety considerations — or considering the benefits of extended teleworking at scale — there are many practical questions about operations, communications, and implementation. We apply years of experience with distributed teams and serving government to provide personalized recommendations for your agency’s telework goals and next steps. Ask us anything!

Who it's for Permalink

  • Government executives

  • Agency stakeholders

  • Government team leaders

What you learn Permalink

  • Identify strengths and weaknesses of your telework policy

  • Strategies for re-thinking your office space usage

  • Best practices for working and leading in distributed teams

  • Cultural changes during transitions to distributed teams

  • Common teleworking pitfalls to avoid

  • How distributed teams benefit workforce diversity, economic growth, and disaster planning

  • Identify what training or tools are needed to accomplish your goals

Format Permalink

  • Book a 2-hour call for strategic briefing

  • One-on-one discussion of your agency’s telework situation and challenges

  • Personalized recommendations for achieving your desired outcomes

Cost Permalink

$2,000 for a two hour session

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John O'Duinn

John O'Duinn

John O’Duinn is the author of “Distributed Teams - The Art and Practice of Working Together While Physically Apart,” which was first published in 2018, with a fully updated second edition published in January 2021. This business management book covers essential practical mechanics of how to work in and run distributed organizations, as well as the wider diversity, environmental, urban planning and community renewal benefits of distributed organizations. John is a senior technologist and entrepreneur who has worked in distributed companies of one form or another for 28 years, led distributed teams for 14 years, run workshops and mentored distributed teams for 7 years and is a frequent international speaker on the benefits and strategies of remote work. John served in the U.S. Digital Service in the Obama White House, helped the State of Vermont write their "Remote Worker" law encouraging remote work to promote economic growth, is helping the State of California revise its telework policy and is supporting the development of other telework and economic development policies for multiple jurisdictions worldwide.



Get customizable training for small or large groups at your agency on remote / telework best practices.


Get personalized coaching and implementation help for building effective distributed government teams.


Get one-on-one consulting for orientation on telework policies and best practices, along with recommendations for your agency.