Teamwork and Motivation

The success of any team depends on how the individuals who make up the team communicate. This course could either be classroom based or be part of an out-of-office teambuilding experience.

Course Outline

  • Understanding the benefits of teamwork
  • Valuing diversity and respecting different cultures and values
  • Creating the right environment for teamwork to flourish
  • Identifying characteristics of successful teams
  • Motivating others
  • Offering opportunities to bond
  • Clarifying roles and expectations
  • Clarifying and negotiating performance standards
  • Understanding the importance of interpersonal skills, conflict management, communication skills, giving and receiving feedback effectively, coping with success and failure, developing creativity, dealing with difficult people
  • Becoming a team leader, not a manager
  • Identifying effective leadership styles
  • Monitoring and assessing your team

 Objectives/Outcomes

By attending this course you will learn to:

  • Develop a motivational leadership style
  • Be able to motivate yourself and others
  • Learn to influence and persuade
  • Understand the elements necessary to ensure that teamwork occurs
  • Recognise the impact that your behaviour has on others Create a climate that encourages teamwork
  • Assess and monitor your team