Make the Most of Working Remotely

This is a time when we need to be performing our best and managing your team remotely can be a challenge. If you don’t have the time – or patience – for a full day of training, but you want your team to continue to improve their communication skills while working from home, try a training ‘mini-bite.’

These 45 to 60 minute webinars, focus on specific subjects tailored to make your team sit up and take notice. Consider the below webinars, or reach out for a custom meeting with a Point Taken instructor.


Best Strategies for Engaging your Virtual Audience

Web conference participants are often multi-tasking; how can you, as the leader, engage them and keep them connected? Participants will learn:

  • The role of nonverbal communication in fostering connection and engagement
  • Methods for creating engagement at a virtual meeting
  • How to ‘bring them back’ if participants’ attention has wandered
  • Structured methods of building in interaction
  • How to overcome their personal challenges with fostering interactivity


Managing a Team Meeting – Virtually!

You are very comfortable managing your team – and now they are all dispersed to home offices, and it’s harder to keep the connection and momentum going. How can you manage your team meetings in a virtual setting? Participants will learn:

  • How to assess team dynamics and the challenges they present virtually
  • How to transition from live to virtual team meetings
  • When and how to give feedback to participants to improve meeting outcomes
  • Techniques for building participant-to-participant connections


Content Strategies to Engage Virtual Audiences

What is the best way to display content, in order to keep a virtual audience engaged? Is there anything you can do to help them stay connected? We will work with the participants’ already-created content. Participants will learn:

  • The value of visually representing data
  • Storytelling techniques to increase long-term attention
  • How to identify the ‘prime real estate’ on a slide
  • When and how to use a whiteboard
  • How to overcome their personal challenges with fostering interaction