Innovation

Virtual Teams: A New Opportunity To Develop A Business

Date Added: Nov 2010
Format: PDF

Virtual teams give many advantages to organizations, including increased knowledge sharing and improve organizational performance. Virtual teams have altered the expectations and boundaries of knowledge worker's interactions and make a new opportunity to develop the business. In this paper, the authors present summary results of an online survey. The online questionnaire was emailed by using a simple random sampling method to 356 Malaysian manufacturing Small and Medium - sized Enterprises (SMEs). The findings of this paper show that SMEs in Malaysia are gaining to use virtual teams, and it can be concluded that virtual teams provide a new platform for developing the business in SMEs.