As technology continues to rapidly improve, from phones to expanded global internet, it is becoming more and more common for companies to rely largely on remote teams. Leaving no industry immune to this trend, from marketing to construction. In fact, according to the US Department of Labor, over the past 5 years there has been a 50% increase in companies that have the majority of their team working remotely.
This has lead business owners and supervisors to quickly adjust and learn the best practices for managing remote teams.
However with this being such a new trend many people still question the effectiveness of this approach. So 15Five, asked over 500 managers, supervisors, and executives about remote teams, and here is what they got.