10 Tips For Managing Virtual Workers

Scott Johnson, a good friend of ours and founder of Ookles offers up 10 Tips for Managing Virtual Workers.

1. Its Not Cheaper.
2. Hire Correctly.
3. Document Everything.
4. Metrics, Metrics, Metrics.
5. Once Per Quarter Go Face to Face.
6. Don’t Let Engineers Go Dark. Ever.
7. Telework Isn’t For Every Style of Work.
8. Humor Doesn’t Scale / Translate.
9. Require daily, functional work blogging.
10. Expect Failure so Date Before Marriage.