Episode 073: How To Lead Virtual Teams With Tianna Tye

Episode 073: How To Lead Virtual Teams With Tianna Tye

May 14, 2020


In today’s episode, we meet Tianna Tye. Tianna is an Industrial and Organizational Psychologist who specializes in helping online business owners become great leaders and build thriving virtual teams.

According to the global freelancing platform, Upwork, by 2028, 73% of all companies will have virtual team members. In fact, telecommuting has grown 115% in the past decade.

This trend has left CEOs, leaders, and managers looking for tools to effectively manage their virtual team members.

This is where Tianna comes in. At the intersection of business, science, and research, Tianna helps CEOs avoid leadership pitfalls as they manage their growing virtual teams.

During our conversation, Tianna shares the foundational pieces a business needs to have in place before hiring a virtual team member. She also shares several anecdotes of leadership pitfalls to avoid as we grow out teams

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You’ll learn about:

  • Why you shouldn’t hire in a panic
  • How to tell if you’re ready to hire a virtual team member
  • The key to motivating your virtual team
  • Building trust in virtual work environments

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