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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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Jan 30, 2015

00:45 Pilar talks about "the problem with trust" at work and the Trust Equation, created by the Trusted Advisor. (for transcript check out
10:36 Virtual Coffee with Lisette.
11:20 Pilar and Lisette plug the No Pants Festival.
13:00 Lisette talks about her Collaboration...

Jan 23, 2015

Pilar talks to Marta Texidor, Customer Success Manager for Microsoft, about how organisations are using Yammer. For the full show notes and pics of both guests, go to and search for episode 14.

00:30 Pilar shares an event she's taking part in on 25 January 2015.

02:30 Pilar talks about some of the...

Jan 16, 2015

00:30 Pilar talks about why meetings might be going wrong. (
08:30 Virtual Coffee with Lisette. Lisette talks a bit about her book Collaboration Superpowers.
12:55 Facilitating Online Meetings and distributing responsibility to make the meeting succesful.
15:30 What can we do to make online meetings succesful?

Jan 9, 2015

00.30 Pilar talks about MOOCs and the use of technology in learning.
12.43 Shannon introduces Udemy and the story of its founder.
16.30 What people are seeking to learn and how the way in which we interact with online learning is changing.
26.00 Udemy for Business and how corporate learning is evolving.
39.50 Pilar...

Jan 2, 2015

Welcome to a tiny episode of 21st Century Work Life. I was actually just going to release a note saying that there wouldn’t be an episode today, but as I was about to do that, I got thinking about some work life related stuff and I thought, why not share some of it with you and make a mini-episode out of it.