3 Traits of Effective Team Leaders

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Team leaders carry many responsibilities. They craft team infrastructure, develop individual contributors and provide vision. As you can imagine, individuals who assume these pivotal roles possess some common traits that enable them to excel and ultimately boost team output. Ethical In March, Harvard Business Review asked almost 200 business leaders at over 30 organizations around the world to rank the most important leadership … Read More

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5 Components of an Effective Team


Truly effective teams can drive change within the workplace and catalyze growth across entire organizations. Of course, achieving optimal team effectiveness isn’t the easiest task. It takes time and hard, sometimes uncomfortable, work. However, if you’re willing to put in the effort, you can take your team to the next level and achieve astonishing results. To get started, focus on making improvements … Read More

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How to Build a Purpose-Driven Team


For decades, businesses have driven teams to succeed with robust compensation packages and workplace perks. However, this is slowly starting to change. Employees no longer want to simply collect paychecks – they want purpose. Millennial workers are spearheading this shift, with almost 90 percent citing growth as their primary professional goal, according to recent survey data from Gallup. If you’re looking … Read More

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5 Skills Every Executive Needs to Succeed


Getting to the C-suite is no easy task. The journey to the top requires years of work and professional development. It also necessitates an array of intangible skills. However, five essential competencies stand apart from the rest. Confident with a Hint of Humility Business leaders normally make big decisions that carry wide-reaching implications. As a result, confidence is a must-have, The … Read More

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Is your team getting exceptional results?

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We continue our series explaining the Team Essentials Model Today’s Topic is Team Output. The true reason we use teams in the workplace is to get results (Output). On many teams the “big picture” of why the team was formed in the first place becomes burred as day to day work gets in the way. As a Team Leader or … Read More

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Strategies for Keeping your Team Motivated


As enterprises of all kinds continue to break down silos and adopt more nimble operational models, internal cross-functional teams come under increased pressure. Though the drive to innovate often enlivens the individual contributors who comprise these groups, it can also cause burnout and lower morale, especially when inevitable roadblocks arise. Even extremely high-performing teams can lose their motivation and surrender the … Read More

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Strategies for Incorporating New Team Members


Organizations often have a difficult time incorporating new contributors into tight-knit internal teams. Luckily, there are tried-and-true methods for overcoming the awkwardness that can pervade the orientation process. If you’re struggling to integrate new team members, consider implementing some of these strategies: Encourage new team members to adopt positive work habits so they don’t disturb their colleagues. Facilitate Friendships Currently, only 30 … Read More

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Bring your Team Together with an Offsite Outing


Off-site team gatherings are often the subjects of intense ridicule, with employees and business leaders dismissing them as useless time sucks. In reality, these activities carry tangible benefits and have the potential to facilitate real growth among participants. So don’t give into pressure from doubters and scrap your off-site conversation strategy. Instead, put together an event that will produce real … Read More

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How Physical Activities Spur Team Effectiveness


How Physical Activities Spur Team Effectiveness Employees may turn up their noses at traditional team-building activities, expressing contempt for cringe-worthy psychological exercises and forced social situations. So do away with these contrived pursuits and embrace a more effective and exciting alternative: physical activity. Team-based athletic contests carry a variety of benefits and can help improve overall team effectiveness. Achieving Physical Triumph These … Read More

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Learn the Five Mechanisms of Team Type

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In all organizations, there are different types of teams. As a leader, or member, of teams it is important to recognize the type of team one is working in. Often, we work on many different teams or projects. Each team has nuances that make them different and therefore they require a different approach to leading them for greater success. To … Read More

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Why Team Building Does Not Work

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Effective teaming is a must do. Teaming is important to the success of all organizations. Having worked in the field for over 20 years I do not know any organization that does not utilize teams in some form. Teams have become the norm and are no longer considered a strategic advantage – they are a must do. And they must … Read More

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