How to manage a distributed team

One of the hottest topics in the industry is that of remote workers and distributed teams. Some feel these teams are the way of the future, while others feel they're the death of efficiency and creativity. Most of these discussions miss the point. Both located and distributed teams are made up of people. The issue isn't "are you sitting next to each other?" It's "are you 'connected'?" If you aren't, it doesn't mean jack where you boot up your laptop.

The team members...

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