Leading and Working with a Multi-VA Team

Denise Aday

A few critical components and my key takeaways from the discussion: Project management – Whether it’s Basecamp, Central Desktop or another project management tool, have a way for everyone to easily collaborate and track client projects. Presently we use Basecamp by 37signals , because most clients find it very user-friendly. When team members eventually move on though, I want the clients that worked with them to feel confident staying with our company.

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Tips for Setting Up a Remote Workforce

45 Things

He says he also looks for workers who are self-confident and are willing to initiate regular conversations with him and other staff members to make sure they're kept in the loop. A conference room is ready to set up video chats whenever employees need them, and Web-based group-chat tool Campfire helps employees collaborate. I think we're still on the search for the ultimate collaborative tool, but all these things help," Smith says.

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