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21st Century Work Life and leading remote teams

Brought to you by Virtual not Distant, the 21st Century Work Life podcast looks at leading remote teams, online collaboration and working in distributed organisations.

Join Pilar Orti, guests & co-hosts as they shine the spotlight on the most relevant themes and news relevant to the modern knowledge worker.

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Aug 6, 2020

WLP245 What We Can All Learn from What's Going On

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There’s a massive scam hiding behind Google’s search results - here’s an interesting story, proving perhaps that human ingenuity still beats out the algorithms,

Meanwhile, big corporations have their eyes on a flexible...


Jul 23, 2020

This podcast is brought to you by Virtual Not Distant in London; please check out https://www.virtualnotdistant.com/podcasts/questions-education-perception for full shownotes and detailed information.

In today’s episode we bringing you two interesting guests dig in to some of the big questions about remote work and...


Jul 16, 2020

Another solo show from Virtual Not Distant Managing Director Pilar Orti, completing an unofficial miniseries around the concept of visible teamwork. Please see full shownotes for this and all our podcast episodes at https://www.virtualnotdistant.com/podcasts.

Visible teamwork is a set of practices which include using...


Jul 9, 2020

Welcome to our regular news round-up episode, that has become a monthly feature in the light of such fast-moving change in the world of remote work. In these episodes, Pilar and Maya discuss a selection of recent news items, announcements, and publications, which reflect the way issues and policies are unfolding.

This...


Jul 2, 2020

In today's episode, we look at the link between trust and visible teamwork.
She covers:
-Propensity to trust
-What makes up trust
-The difference between cognitive and affective trust (and why building trust is not just done through social interactions)
-Do we need trust in remote teams?
- Can visible teamwork damage...