Strengthening your team
Welcome to the July newsletter!
This month our focus is on strengthening your team. We all know that effective team-work is crucial for achieving goals and ensuring that objectives are met. But how do we ensure our teams remain energised and focused? Read on for some practical tips and ideas.
5 Strategies for Strengthening Your Team
Your team’s strength directly correlates to the investment made in maintaining relationships and ensuring effective communication. These two factors, are necessary for long term team success. Here are some strategies that can help you strengthen your team:
- Evaluate Your Leadership: Lead by Example
- Remain Passionate: Remember It’s Contagious
- Clearly Define Responsibilities
- Reward Stellar Performance
- Hold Employees Accountable
The Young Entrepreneur Council in the Huffington Post, have more to say on these strategies, click here to read more.
Build a Tower, Build a Team
I love this TED Talk from Tom Wujec: Build a tower, build a team. Tom Wujec presents some surprisingly deep research into the "marshmallow problem" -- a simple team-building exercise that involves dry spaghetti, one yard of tape and a marshmallow. Who can build the tallest tower with these ingredients? And why does a surprising group always beat the average? I have facilitated this exercise countless times in my workshops and the learning is always fun and deep!
Integrative Enneagram Training In Melbourne - August
Sharpen your consulting and coaching skills through an Integrative Enneagram Accreditation.
Date: 14 - 17 August 2017
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Venue: The COMO, 630 Chapel St, South Yarra
Cost: AUD 2,034 (Early Bird AUD 1,730)
Offer includes 5 Professional IEQ Reports worth AUD 480
‘Lindy Amos and her company Collective Possibilities, conducted a series of team strengthening and individual coaching sessions which were invaluable in consolidating and invigorating my team. I would gladly provide further information to anyone who would like to contact me.'
- A.(Tony) De Fazio, Manager Civic Services, Whitehorse City Council