This short paper discusses the challenges in establishing a successful and thriving online or virtual community and suggests seven rules to help you avoid just creating yet another online ghost town!
The paper also introduces COMMUNITY, an online simulation game which allows leaders and teams to explore the challenges and dilemmas in trying to set up successful virtual communities.
'7 Golden Rules for virtual and online community building' by Ken Thompson
Virtual Community Building
High Performing Teams Simulation
Team Leadership Simulation