Improving Work Groups: A Practical Manual for Team Building / Edition 1

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Overview

Guidelines and 25 activites designed to build and maintain effective teams!

Aimed at any manager, consultant, or employee responsible for developing effective teams, Improving Work Groups offers a step-by-step system for initiating and evaluating team performance.

You'll discover:
* What a team really is
* Why teams should be built
* How teams are developed
* Who develops them, and
* How to measure and improve team effectiveness

You'll also get 25 activities that cover a wide range of issues concerning team building, such as: setting objectives, analyzing the leadership function, leadership style, team development stages, charting team success, and many more!

Based on the premise that few teams develop to their full effectivess without a good deal of nuturing, Improving Work Groups brings an element of open, systematic planning and review to the task of team development. Novice or seasoned veteran, you'll find it a valuable tool for developing teams that work together long into the future!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780883903551
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/24/1992
  • Edition description: Revised Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.15 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part One: The Team-Building Process.

Part Two: The Team-Review Survey.

Part Three: Team Development.

Part Four: Addressing Blockages.

Activities.

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