According to a survey conducted by the Center for Creative Leadership, 91% of respondents agreed with the statement, “Teams are central to organizational success,” and 87% said, “Our team collaborating with other teams is essential for success.”
Clearly, teams are a vital part of almost every organization, which are depending on them to use resources more effectively, solve problems more creatively, and provide greater productivity than
individual employees working alone. The goal of every team is to perform at its highest level, and the secret to achieving high performance is this—having team members who CARE. Care in the
literal sense, as well as in the sense of the acronym for the following traits: Communication, Ability, Results, and Esprit de corps. These four traits are the foundation of team excellence. You will find practical strategies for developing each trait throughout the remainder of the program.
Successful completion of this course will increase your ability to:
Recognize the communication characteristics of high-performing teams and team members.
Assess individual strengths in order to ensure the best possible team performance.
Set goals successfully and avoid common goal setting mistakes.
Foster accountability among team members to ensure all members succeed.
Develop esprit de corps and coordinate effective team-building activities.