Global Shapers is all about global collaboration and one of the workflows during the face-to-face meeting even focused on tips for global collaboration. Pamela Rosa Tancredi (GS2014) shares some of her tips, also based on the virtual phase of Global Shapers. Do you already know what works when participating in a virtual team?
‘I was invited to write about the challenges when working online and in an international group. I decided to share my experiences with you during the last months, after the annunciation of the 100 Global Shapers 2014.
When I saw my name on the list, I immediately felt a mix of emotions! I felt so excited and happy to have this opportunity to work together with other young Arcadians and to travel to another country. I really felt good emotions. But, I felt a lot pressure as well, because, I really needed to improve my English! I already studied English two times per week, but I am not a native speaker. I needed to know that my colleagues would understand me and that I could express my ideas clearly.