Building effective teams requires more than just assigning a group of people to a task. It takes leadership skill to build a team for results. Mind Tools once agains offers some tips and tools on how-to. Management
Excerpt: Team-building exercises can be a powerful way to unite a group, develop strengths, and address weaknesses – but only if the exercises are planned and carried out strategically. In other words, there has to be a real purpose behind your decision to do the exercise – for example, improving the team’s problem-solving or creativity skills – rather than because you felt like giving your people a nice day out of the office.
This article shows you what to consider when planning a team event, and we offer a variety of exercises to address different issues that teams commonly face.
Read full article via Team-Building Exercises – Team Management Training from MindTools.com.