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October 28, 2020

How to Navigate Teleworking… From the Experts!

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How to Navigate Teleworking… From the Experts!

Free – $15

Telework!VA is your one-stop free resource for businesses, agencies and employees looking to learn more about telework or how to implement a successful telework program.

Virginia companies seeking guidance on how to design a telework program will find all of the tools they need at www.teleworkva.org/ . Included within this site are step-by-step instructions on how to implement E-Learning Tools, as well as success stories from companies with proven, successful strategies for planning and managing a telework program. Other insights include training and managing methods, helpful resources and tips on how to sell your program to upper management and staff.

Learning Objectives:
The intended audience for this session includes Employers, Managers, and Teleworkers. The presentation will cover the following agenda items:

  • Introduction and history of the Telework!VA program
  • Telework!VA services provided (at no cost)
  • Benefits of Telework
  • Manager Tactics
  • Best Practices and Tips for Teleworkers
  • Maneuvering through this big shift to telework

At the conclusion of the session, the audience will achieve the following learning objectives:


  • Understand the benefits of telework and how it impacts the business
  • Learn how telework can help to better maneuver through this pandemic
  • Begin a game plan to incorporate sustained telework into their operations model


  • Learn common traits of successful remote/telework managers
  • Understand misconceptions as it relates to telework
  • Learn how to manage and evaluate by results and not observation


  • Learn telework best practices for handling distractions, stress, etc.,
  • Understand how telework is advantageous for the teleworker
  • Learn practical telework tips on ergonomics, setting up your workspace, and technology

Event Details

Date & Time

October 28, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Free – $15