A Crash Course in Effective Teamwork
Duration: 60 minutes
You’ve seen it before – team members who are uninvolved. Conflict. The inability to achieve consensus. A lack of commitment. If developing cohesive teams seems to you like an unattainable goal, this webinar is for you. We’ll explore the dynamics of teamwork and provide you with a fun and easy-to-implement training solution that will engage your audience, get team members excited, and better enable them to achieve synergistic results.
What You’ll Learn
- How to identify a group as one of three types of teams
- Nine key indicators of team effectiveness
- How to help teams find the balance between planning and implementation
- The characteristics of a cohesive team – and how you can help your teams achieve this ideal
- Action planning steps teams can implement immediately
About the Presenter
An award-winning trainer and consultant, Gary Turner has over 30 years of professional experience with major corporations such as M&M Mars, Aramark, and AT&T. He has been a requested speaker at conventions of ASTD, Association for Quality and Participation, College and University Personnel Association, the International Collaborative Organizations Conference, and at annual meetings for companies around the world.
Gary holds two Master’s degrees, one in Communication from the University of Nebraska and another in History from Abilene Christian University. He earned his BA from Harding University. Among his awards and distinctions, he has served as a final judge for the International Team Excellence Award since 1997, and was the leader of the 1992-94 Veterans Administration project team that won the first Reinventing Government Hammer Award.
Aired On June 16, 2010