Working Virtually

  • Audio CD
  • Coursebook
Working Virtually Cover

Key features

International Management English is a ground-breaking new series developed by York Associates, who have been preparing professionals for international work for over 30 years. The series covers four key aspects of international business operations: Leading People, Managing Projects, Managing Change and Working Virtually.

Working Virtually deals with the challenges facing those who have to work remotely from their colleagues using a range of technology to keep in touch. It covers all aspects of working in a virtual environment, from communicating effectively through to solving problems and building strong teams at a distance. 

Working Virtually contains eight units, focusing on:

  • Understanding virtual communication
  • Preparing for successful communication
  • Working in virtual groups
  • Working with technology
  • Effective writing
  • Building relationships
  • Managing diversity
  • Teams and leadership

In every unit, Working Virtually provides comprehensive training in the skills proven to be necessary to operate successfully in the world of international business: relevant language skills, communicative ability, people-management skills and intercultural competence. This training is delivered through extensive speaking and listening activities, professional input, skills practice, intercultural awareness-raising and case-study discussions.

In addition the book provides:

  • an audio CD
  • a learning diary
  • a needs analysis
  • a glossary of key terms
  • tips for more effective language learning and how to improve performance at work
  • the opportunity to develop a personal action plan
  • full answer keys and scripts of all the recordings.

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Component ISBNs

Coursebook with Audio CD 978-1-905085-69-9

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