Does Proximity Affects Team Dynamics? Should cofounders co-locate?

A lot of entrepreneurs tend to work over ‘long-distance relationship’ and decide not to co-locate, owing to several reasons.

Similarly, some of the startups in early days decide not to bring all the team mates together. Most of the times, this is owing to reasons like lack of office space, team members comfortable working from home etc and while this may sound great on paper, this might be impacting team dynamics in the long run.

Author Ori Brafman shares an interesting case study on how distance impacts collaboration and how last few inches make a whole lot of difference.

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If you are a startup “successfully” managing remote team, do share a few tips.
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