Managing Remote Employees: Achieve Success in a Virtual Environment
This presentation focuses on the challenges associated with managing projects virtually when your entire team is dispersed. As we deal with the challenges of social isolationism, this topic is especially relevant.
What We Cover:
- Best Practices for Managing Remote Employees
- Appreciate the Complexity of Virtual Teams
- Know Yourself: Strengths and Weaknesses as a Leader
- Optimize your Capability
ABS Group is a Registered Education Provider (REP #3354) for the Project Management Institute (PMI) and will tie-in these lessons with PMI's approaches to project management. ABS Group has served our customers for over 45 years, delivering data-driven solutions to help you mitigate risk and uncertainty in your operations. We combine safety leadership with recognized expertise in the areas of process safety, risk management and asset performance management. Join us for this presentation as we discuss industry proven best practices and approaches to solving the difficult challenges presented by our current environment.
Bill Scott, Senior Director - Global Government Sector for Defense Programs
Bill has managed Intelligence, Security and Emergency Management programs for over 20 years and is a combat veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps serving in the Intelligence and Combat Arms occupational specialties. He earned Project Manager Professional certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI) in 2008, Certified Protection Professional certification through ASIS International in 2009 and Program Management Professional, also through PMI, in 2019.
In 2009, he was appointed to the prestigious ASIS International Antiterrorism, Political Instability and International Crime Prevention Council which he served as Chairman in 2014 and 2015. Bill continues to speak and moderate at the annual ASIS International conferences now known as Global Security Exchange (GSX) and has led two educational sessions at the Javitts Center in New York City. He currently serves on the ASIS committee revising the workplace violence standard as well as the active shooter addendum to that standard. Bill is also a certified PMP instructor and delivers training for project managers across the country.
About ABS Group
ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (www.abs-group.com), through its operating subsidiaries, provides technical advisory and certification services to support the safety and reliability of high-performance assets and operations in the oil, gas and chemical, power generation, marine, offshore and government sectors, among others. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ABS Group operates with more than 1,000 professionals globally. ABS Group is a subsidiary of ABS (www.eagle.org), a leading marine and offshore classification society.