I worked with an experienced NHS Nurse today on part two of her personal development plan. Today, we covered ‘Building an Effective Team’ – this followed-on from our first session in September last year, where we covered leadership and motivation.
Topics covered today, included:
¨ What is a Team?
¨ Why Teams Sometimes Fail
¨ Essential Ingredients for Teams to Succeed
¨ Team Characteristics – Eight Key Questions for Managers
¨ SWOT Process and Analysis
¨ Team Models: Research into High Performing Teams
¨ Team Mission Statements: Pros and Cons
¨ Setting Performance Objectives
¨ Managing Expectations
¨ Analysing your Support Network
¨ Measuring Team Effectiveness
¨ The Team Development Process Model