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Lessons

  • Overview
  • Lesson 1: Introduction to the Tools and Technology of Telework (Video) [2:32]
  • Lesson 2: The Tools and Technology of Telework (Video) [5:59]
  • Lesson 3: The Culture Shift of Telework (Video) [6:22]
  • Knowledge Check 1
  • Lesson 4: The Business Case for Telework (Video) [6:09]
  • Lesson 5: The Cybersecurity Challenge of Telework (Video) [3:48]
  • Lesson 6: The Training of Teleworkers (Video) [4:43]
  • Lesson 7: The Honest Reality of Telework (Video) [4:15]
  • Knowledge Check 2
  • Post-Course Evaluation

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A growing number of government agencies are leveraging remote working environments so that their employees can achieve greater productivity and a work/life balance. As a result, public sector professionals are more frequently working from home. How does an agency ensure effective teleworking procedures and avoid the common challenges with teleworking? After taking this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the common tools used to communicate when teleworking
  • Describe the cultural shift happening in government agencies with telework
  • Understand three cyber security challenges involved with telework
  • Discuss how to train and enable telework at your agency
  • Interpret the hurdles to teleworking

This course is led by experts in telework workforce management, including:

  • Rory Schultz, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Food and Nutrition Service
  • Cindy Auten, General Manager, Mobile Work Exchange

For additional resources on cybersecurity best practices, visit GovLoop’s Digital Collection of Cybersecurity Resources as well as “Your Cybersecurity Crash Course” on GovLoop Academy.