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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1The Work Team in Contemporary Business: Definition & Analysis
Course SummaryLearn more about creating a high performance business team with this informative course. Our short, engaging lessons and quizzes introduce you to the concepts necessary to build an effective, high-performing team in your business.
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Help your employees learn to build and maintain high performance work teams within your company with this entertaining video course. The chapters examine the dynamics of high performance teams, what it takes to be a team leader and the elements of communication needed to ensure high performance teams function effectively. The video lessons in each chapter average 5 minutes apiece and feature short quizzes designed to assess employees' comprehension the topics covered. Chapter exams and a final exam are also available to reinforce concepts learned.
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The lessons in this course can be tailored to your corporate training needs. If you'd prefer that employees watch specific lessons, have them choose the correct videos on the right-hand sidebar. If you'd like them to focus on one section of a lesson, have employees use the timeline below that lesson to select key topics.
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- Short video lessons that discuss strategies your employees can use to build high performance teams
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- Helps create effective teams: The lessons in this course can teach your employees the value of working together as a team, as well as strategies they can use to form and work as a cohesive group.
- Strengthens leadership qualities: Employees learn what it means to be a team leader and determine how their role can help their high performance teams function effectively.
- Improves workplace communication: This course explains what it means to effectively communicate in the workplace and helps employees become better communicators and listeners within a work team.
|Chapter||Topics & Objectives|
|Dynamics of High Performing Teams||Learn the types and benefits of work teams, characteristics of effective teams and how to become a cohesive group using team-building activities.|
|Leading Effective Teams||Examine the roles and responsibilities of a team leader, the role of planning as a function of management, how to effectively manage a team and why team-based rewards and appraisals are important.|
|Communication in a High Performing Team||Identify the four elements of effective workplace communication, what factors contribute to ineffective communication and how team members can learn to listen effectively.|
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