Virtual professionalism is critical to doing meaningful work.
About this episode:
“Not only are we at an inflection point, what [it feels like to me] is an acceleration of catch-up, because the world is moving in this direction, anyway.”
– Adrienne Shoch, Workforce Engagement Expert
A key driver to virtual professionalism: it’s all about being present.
Adrienne discusses how we can match our new-found skill using Zoom, Skype, Webex, and other platforms, to be more present with, and gain more understanding from, co-workers.
Virtual professionalism matters. because many of us now work from home, permanently.
In this episode, Adrienne:
- Expands on the inflection point and the acceleration of “catch-up.” Starts at 2:15
- Describes generative listening and its importance. Starts at 5:50
- Offers how to use virtual professionalism skills. Starts at 12:23
- Elaborates on the importance of intent. Starts at 17:07
- Relates to the value of time. Starts at 23:07
About our guest:
Adrienne Shoch is the founder of five to one and an expert on workforce engagement. She received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Towson University and studied at University of Paris – Sorbonne, and, the Neuroleadership Institute. Adrienne lives and works in Washington, D.C.
EPISODE DATE: July 3, 2020
Photo credits: Virtual professionalism, fizkes on iStock Photo; Adrienne Shoch portrait, five to one.