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A Culture of Connection for Virtual Teams

Everyone communicates, but do you connect?

Team and organizational culture in a remote workplace requires more than just the sum of individual performances, personalities, or attitudes – it’s about how the team works together as a cohesive unit. There are many aspects involved in fostering and maintaining a productive and meaningful team culture, but none are as important as trust and communication: Without them, everything else falls apart.

In this session, participants will learn how to build authentic bonds, facilitate the communication process, and cultivate collaboration among team members – an essential course for the work-from-home leader, presented by Coach Tracey Knight.


  • Trust, communication, and accountability as essential elements of effective virtual teams
  • Communication vs. connection
  • Being attuned to others and learning how to diplomatically overcome cultural barriers in virtual teams


At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the advantages and plan to overcome the challenges of the virtual workplace.
  • Compare and contrast communication and connection, and assess their roles in your team.
  • Develop systems of accountability for teleworking.
  • Employ verbal and nonverbal communication techniques to lead a virtual team.


Any nonprofit professional managing down, across, or up in your organization. Those in formal management and supervision roles may find this course particularly valuable.


“I AM Tracey Knight”. Woman. Servant. Teacher. Mentor. A Powerful Feminine Leader. My purpose, as a Self-Mastery Coach, is to help men and women stretch their vision beyond the life they have, to achieve the life they want.”

Coach Tracey Knight is an accomplished trainer, speaker, and certified life, career and personal empowerment coach. She leverages more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur, nonprofit executive and educator to help organizations shift culture and build high performing teams. She has a no-nonsense approach to inspiring her clients to confront and change the beliefs and habit that effect the work environment and prevent them from living an authentic and purpose-driven life.

Her signature Self-Mastery Programs and Bootcamp have been used by men and women, from baby boomers to millennials, as a means of addressing the perpetual fear of never achieving their full potential in the key areas of their life - career, money, relationships and health. Her proprietary 4-stage method to self-mastery teaches individuals how to discover and reprogram the exhausting and self-defeating thoughts and habits that zap time, divert energy and impede success. Her live stream talk show, You Revealed LIVE! also serves as an inspiration to thousands of dedicated viewers who are reminded daily of their innate power to “Take Back, Transform and Win at Their Own Life”. 

Tracey’s prominence and success as a change agent is the result of her core belief, “I AM here to heal and serve humanity”. This mantra drives her unrelenting persistence, compassion, and unwavering commitment to pay forward what has been given to her by her mother and life coach, Malane Shani.

Tracey is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio but currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. She holds a M. Ed. in Education Administration, a B.S. in Mathematics/Education and loves to cook, travel, entertain family and friends and is an avid dancer.  



  • May 4, 2021


9:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT


Online Class
You will receive log-in information after registering for the course.

Registration Details

Member: $85
Nonmember: $110

Questions? Contact us at [email protected] or 678-916-3081.

May 4, 2021