Communicating for Teamwork
A key part of our philosophy is to identify what we call “a
game worth playing” which is a combination of the shared vision
for the enterprise and the recognition of the joy and fun of
pursuing the vision that makes it worthwhile.
Once a “game worth playing” is identified, teamwork is
teambuilding workshop concentrates on the communication skills and
leadership characteristics necessary for teamwork. We do this in a fun and participative format.
As the title implies, it is necessary for everyone to be an
advocate for teamwork, committed to creating teamwork, and armed
with the skills to produce it.
This workshop is designed to enable people in each of these
How to be an advocate for Teamwork, and why advocacy is
The Commitment to Teamwork, and what it looks like.
The Communication Skills essential to Teamwork.
workshop has exercises and role plays to practice the communication
concepts learned. The
workshop provides the opportunity to dialogue about teamwork and
what works and doesn’t work in regards to communication.
is a half day session, but can be combined with a Vision to Action
front end to create a full day session.
If the Vision to Action piece is included it creates a
framework for putting the power of teamwork focused on the shared
vision of the company. The
concept behind Communicating for Teamwork is that specific
communication skills are required for teamwork to exist.
This is very much a communication skills workshop where we
practice the fundamentals of communicating for results, dealing with
breakdowns, avoiding gossip, and dealing with the frustrations and
opportunities that occur in business.
The focus of this workshop is on developing key communication
skills for teamwork, and no time is spent on company issues or
projects. This workshop is
good foundation piece for further development work that does address
specific issues. A
follow-up session is included two to three weeks after the session.
of the Topics covered include:
The Culture of Improvement
Ž Can we talk here?
The Culture of Communicating what isn’t working
Dealing with Gossip
Communicating to Deepen Commitment
Communicating for Agreements
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