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Why is Teamwork Important

Why is Teamwork Important

This free guide introduces our series on teams. Most organisations see the value in teams. The vast majority of work done in organisations is performed by teams. It’s not that we don’t recognise their value. It’s just that there is much more that teams could deliver. And usually it isn’t a lack of knowledge that prevents teams from being more effective: it’s that we don’t put into practice much of what we already know. Want to get more out of your team? Find out how in this guide, for free!

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Content: 27 pages, 5 tools



Format: Downloadable pdf with in-text, hyper-links for easy navigation.



For most of our organisations there is much more that teams could deliver.  And usually it isn’t a lack of knowledge that prevents teams from being more effective: it’s that we don’t put into practice much of what we already know.



This e-guide answers the key question: why is teamwork important?  It does this by introducing some teamwork principles and exploring the answers to other key questions:



  • What kind of work are teams best suited for?
  • What makes teams work?


The guide finishes by introducing the key elements of the companion guides in our series on building better teams.  The aim of this series is to do two things.  To:



  • Help you put into practice what you already might know.
  • Stretch your thinking by providing fresh insights into what really makes teams work.


What’s in this guide:



  • Why teams?
  • Why is teamwork important?
  • The value of teamwork
  • Teamwork principles
  •  STARS and stages
  •  Making teamwork work
  • What work is right for teams?
  • Unlocking the potential of teams
  • Build a better team
  • The problems with teams
  • Team health check
  • Team building exercises
  • Leading with style and focus


Tools:



  • Tool 1: Checklist for the guide
  • Tool 2: Why is teamwork important?
  • Tool 3: Creating the conditions for teamwork
  • Tool 4: What work is best suited to teams?
  • Tool 5: Team building