IT Support for Virtual Teams

May 19th, 2015
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The first challenge an IT department of virtual organizations faces is to make communicational procedures reliable and consistent because virtual team members are placed at far of places and communications are the basic ingredient to build trust.

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IT Support for Virtual TeamsChallenges in Virtual Team DevelopmentThe first challenge an IT department of virtual organizations faces is to make communicational procedures reliable and consistent because virtual team members are placed at far of places and communications are the basic ingredient to build trust, interpersonal relationships, reporting task completions and emergency updates within the organization. Development of procedures and ensuring the consistency in communicational processing is the first challenge in virtual team development [Lorri Freifeld (2012)]. The IT department has to be aware of the organizational culture because every there will be employees from diverse cultures communicating for their assigned objectives. The organization has to ensure an internal culture of the organization upon the basis of which an environment of mutual understanding can be developed and all members are regulated by the certain organizational processes to bind to that specific internal organizational culture. IT department has to assess and evaluate the organizational as well as local cultures of the employees while building tools to enhance their performance and productivity [Eric Savitz (2012)]. Another challenge can be the selection of right technology which is easy to use for all members because there will be various departments working for one shared common organizational goal but their competencies will be in distinctive fields, so, the IT department has to

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