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ERIC Number: EJ1145188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Aug
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 14
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: EISSN-1545-679X
Virtual Teams and Synchronous Presentations: An Online Class Experience
Adkins, Joni K.
Information Systems Education Journal, v11 n4 p61-65 Aug 2013
Global expansion, cost containment, and technology advances have all played a role in the increase of virtual teams in today's workplace. Virtual teams in an online graduate information technology management class prepared and presented synchronous presentations over a business or non-profit sector case. This paper includes a brief literature review of virtual teams and synchronous presentations, strategies suggested for virtual teams, the process used for this assignment, and feedback from the students in the course. The students in the course overwhelmingly recommended the format of the virtual team synchronous case assignment for other online projects. Lessons learned as recommendations for future implementation are also included.
Information Systems and Computing Academic Professionals. Box 488, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480. e-mail: publisher@isedj.org; Web site: http://isedj.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A