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Tag Archives: Team projects
Google Spent Years Studying Effective Teams. This Single Quality Contributed Most to Their Success | Inc.com
Source: Google Spent Years Studying Effective Teams. This Single Quality Contributed Most to Their Success | Inc.com So what was the most important factor contributing to a team’s effectiveness? It was psychological safety. Simply put, psychological safety refers to an … Continue reading
Something for students to read at the beginning of a team project: Sometimes you get stuck in a rut with someone at work — a boss, a coworker, a direct report. Perhaps there’s bad blood between you or you simply … Continue reading
British linguist Richard D. Lewis charted communication patterns as well as leadership styles and cultural identities in his “When Cultures Collide,” now in a 2005 third edition. Check out his communication diagrams that chart conversational range, obstacles and cultural traits. … Continue reading
Use this article for an in-class discussion about teaming. Following discussion, have team members reflect and then meet to share and ask other their views. Research shows that in effective teams, members share their own views and ask others their … Continue reading