The Internet has drastically shortened product cycles, increased globalization, and created a need for more real-time communications services. As such, entrenched, single-purpose teams aren't necessarily the most effective or nimble solution to many of today's business problems. Jumping from project to project, Virtual Organization Leaders assemble teams of experts from around the world to achieve specific goals. When the task is complete, the Virtual Organization Leader disbands the team and moves on to the next problem. The work is typically coordinated online.