Work Redesign Team Handbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Self-Directed Teams

Work Redesign Team Handbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Self-Directed Teams

by Darcy E. Hitchcock, Hitchcock
     
 
Perfect for managers and HR professionals beginning to explore self-directed teams, this guide lays out exactly what you need to know to get your redesign teams up and running.

The author presents an eight-step design team process, which will assist you in:
Conducting technical and social analyses to find opportunities for improving processes, productivity

Overview

Perfect for managers and HR professionals beginning to explore self-directed teams, this guide lays out exactly what you need to know to get your redesign teams up and running.

The author presents an eight-step design team process, which will assist you in:
Conducting technical and social analyses to find opportunities for improving processes, productivity, and job satisfaction.
Using interrelationship worksheets and weighted criteria charts to select the best combination of improvement ideas.
Formalizing roles, training requirements, selection processes, and an implementation timetable for teams to begin operation.
Writing proposal worksheets for recommended changes.
Carrying out a dry-run implementation to test the stability of proposed plans.
Preparing final plans for implementation and communication.

Each easy-to-follow chapter contains: a decision checklist to help you select the most helpful tools to use, such as workflow diagrams and responsibility charts; a team building activity to begin each meeting; and suggested follow-up actions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780527762438
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Pages:
102

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