Team Building: Proven Strategies for Improving Team Performance / Edition 4

Team Building: Proven Strategies for Improving Team Performance / Edition 4

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by William G. Dyer, W. Gibb Dyer Jr., Jeffrey H. Dyer, W. G. Dyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787988936

ISBN-13: 9780787988937

Pub. Date: 02/26/2007

Publisher: Wiley

This book is filled with the concepts, ideas, and practical suggestions that are needed for any manager to have at hand if he or she is a member or creator of a committee, team, task-force, or any other activity involving collaboration among several people. The ideas are proven by several decades of experience and well-supported in the text with numerous examples.  See more details below

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This book is filled with the concepts, ideas, and practical suggestions that are needed for any manager to have at hand if he or she is a member or creator of a committee, team, task-force, or any other activity involving collaboration among several people. The ideas are proven by several decades of experience and well-supported in the text with numerous examples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787988937
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/26/2007
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword (Edgar H. Schein).

Introduction.

The Authors.

Part One: The Four Cs of Team Development.

1 The Search for the High-Performing Team.

2 Context: Laying the Foundation for Team Success.

3 Composition: Getting the Right People on the Bus.

4 Competencies: Developing Team Skills for High Performance.

5 Change: Devising More Effective Ways of Working Together.

6 Bringing the Four Cs Together: Designing a Team-Building Program.

Part Two: Solving Specific Problems Through Team Building.

7 Managing Conflict in the Team.

8 Overcoming Unhealthy Agreement.

9 Reducing Conflict Between Teams.

Part Three: Team Building in Different Kinds of Teams.

10 Managing the Temporary Team.

11 High-Performing Virtual Teams.

12 Managing Interorganizational (Alliance) Teams.

Part Four: The Challenge of Team Building for the Future.

13 Challenges for Building Effective Teams.

Notes.

Index.

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Team Building: Proven Strategies for Improving Team Performance 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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My copy of this book is riddled with dog-eared pages and post-it notes. This is a foundational and fundamental work for anyone leading or developing a team.