About this training
This training provides government leaders with strategies, tools, and best practices for effectively leading in a distributed (remote/telework) model. The focus is on the unique challenges of leading, mentoring, and managing while physically apart from your team.
Training - “Effective Telework in Distributed Government Teams”
Who it's for
Anyone leading or managing a remote / teleworking government team
What you learn
Tools and processes to promote transparency and accountability
Strategies for recruiting, interviewing, and onboarding while teleworking
Handling one-on-one calls and reviews
Tactics for helping staff address issues of isolation and loneliness
Fostering team culture and trust while physically apart
Four 90-minute virtual sessions, over a 4-week period
Includes hands-on exercises and “homework” to practice concepts and techniques
Q & A to address your agency’s specific concerns
Coaching support - Working and Leading in Distributed Teams
Train your trainers - Designing and Running Telework Training Courses
- DUNS: 022112930
- CAGE Code: 65FK1
- NAICS Codes: 519190, 541511, 541512, 541513, 541519
- Standard Product Code: 80101507
- GSA Schedule 70 #GS-35F-337BA
- UK G Cloud 10
- Mississippi Agile Vendor Pool
- California Agile Vendor Pool
- Certified Small Business (Micro), State of California DGS, No. 2003474
- Incorporated: 2004 (California)
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 29 years, led distributed teams for 15 years, run workshops and mentored distributed teams for 8 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 2018 "Remote Worker" law encouraging remote work to promote economic growth, helped the State of California revise its 2021 telework policy during COVID-19 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.