Become an Effective Remote Worker

April 7, 2021

Congratulations go out to authors Kevin Eikenberry and Wayne Turmel! Their book, The Long-Distance Teammate, was Soundview’s most-downloaded book summary during the month of March 2021.

Our Top Book Summary in March:

The Long-Distance Teammate
by Kevin Eikenberry & Wayne Turmel

Written by the founders of the Remote Leadership Institute, The Long-Distance Teammate is the most authoritative single resource for helping remote workers get work done effectively, build relationships that are both productive and satisfying, and maintain a career trajectory when they are not in constant close contact with their leader, co-workers, or the organization in general. In short, there is a big difference between working at home and being an effective member of a team. This practical guide describes that difference and allows you to be a great remote teammate.

Other Trending Summaries in March:

In Solving the People Problem, Brett M. Cooper and Evans Kerrigan capture the complexity of work relationships today. The heart of the problem they describe is that the modern work environment is in desperate need of emotional intelligence. The authors promise that by using the information and direction in this book, you will become more aware of your own personality preferences and be able to adapt your approach to communicate more effectively with others, allowing you to create the high-quality, efficient, positive work environment your team and organization want and need.

What is it about the top tech product companies such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Netflix, and Tesla that enables their record of consistent innovation? The real advantage is not so much who they hire but, rather, how they enable their people to work together to solve hard problems and create extraordinary products. The goal of this book is to provide you, as a leader, with everything you’ll need to create just such an environment. Empowered puts decades of lessons learned from the best leaders of the top technology companies in your hand as a guide. It shows you how to become the leader your team and company need to not only survive but thrive. 

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