Teams

Teams

 
Wiser Sunstein, Cass R. | Hastie, Reid Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2015 Management, Teams

Individuals often make snap decisions based on subjective factors rather than deliberative decisions based on reasoning. People therefore tend to believe that groups will make wiser decisions than will individuals, for...

 
 
Power Through Partnership Polk, Betsy | Chotas, Maggie Ellis Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Diversity, Leadership, Teams

Female partnerships can transform business through the application of flexibility, mutual support, and accountability. Because women understand that happiness and joy are core goals in a partnership, the power of women...

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Sticking Points Shaw, Haydn Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. , 2013 Diversity, Teams

For the first time in history, four generations (Traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, and Millennials) are working alongside one another, each completely different from the others. Each new generation brings about...

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Let’s Stop Meeting Like This Axelrod, Dick | Axelrod, Emily Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Management, Teams

Most employees—and many leaders—view meetings as an enemy to productivity and a complete waste of time. They are usually boring, repetitive, and many times attendees have no idea why their presence is required. People...

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The Secret Blanchard, Ken | Miller, Mark Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Leadership, Teams

Written in the style of fiction, The Secret follows the story of Debbie Brewster as she tries to diagnose the troubles of her team. Recently appointed to her leadership position, Debbie finds herself...

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Primal Teams Barretta, Jackie AMACOM , 2015 Teams

In Primal Teams, Jackie Barretta explains how primal emotions are the fuel for optimal performance. Logical and analytical thinking are important, but they are sharpest when powered by primal emotions...

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Spark Winsor, John B2 Books , 2006 Innovation, Teams

Everyone has the innate ability to be innovative, but this ability is sometimes slowly stripped away and replaced by the mechanics of the modern work environment and the need to get things done in a timely and...

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Teaming to Innovate Edmondson, Amy C. Jossey-Bass , 2013 Innovation, Teams

In Teaming to Innovate, leadership expert Amy C. Edmondson reveals that the ability to innovate effectively and profitably requires exceptional teamwork. By her definition, exceptional teamwork...

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A Team of Leaders Gustavson, Paul | Liff, Stewart AMACOM , 2014 Leadership, Teams

In today’s business world it is challenging for companies to both deal with problems and changes internally and at the same time be productive and competitive in the marketplace. In A Team of Leaders,...

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SuperTeams Marciano, Paul L. | Wingrove, Clinton McGraw-Hill Education , 2014 Teams

In today’s competitive environment, effective teams are the key to successful businesses. By bringing people together and forging a shared sense of commitment, teams leverage the strengths of many talented employees...

 
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