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A Serious Second Life for B-Schools—No ‘Big Bird’ Avatars Allowed

A Serious Second Life for B-Schools—No ‘Big Bird’ Avatars Allowed | Leadership Development in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
If Avaya has its way, business students will be replaced by avatars in a virtual world. Don’t laugh: It already happened at MIT Sloan

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[Infographic] – Working In A Virtual World

[Infographic] – Working In A Virtual World | Leadership Development in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it

As a result of globalization, technology, work-life balance, and outsourcing, virtual teams are becoming more common. Leaders of virtual teams rarely have the chance to connect with their direct-reports face-to-face. Therefore, in addition to the typical challenges a leader faces when his/her team is all in one location, virtual leaders must communicate, build trust, and instill accountability via technological means.

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Fast Talk: Getting A (Second) Life

Fast Talk: Getting A (Second) Life | Leadership Development in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Chuck Hamilton is using Second Life to train new IBM hires. And he looks darned good in a kilt.
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Educating Executives Online in Four Dimensions | MIT Sloan Management Review

Educating Executives Online in Four Dimensions | MIT Sloan Management Review | Leadership Development in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
I am the proud recipient of an MIT Sloan Executive Education Course certification. Or, my avatar is.
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Redesigning leadership training for 3D immersive worlds

Video of IBM's newest training on inclusive leadership, in a 3D world...

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