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Employee Engagement: What Can Leaders Do to Improve Employee Engagement?

 

Leaders play a big role when it comes to creating, maintaining, and maybe even promoting employee engagement.  What can leaders do to improve it?

There are a number of things leaders can do.

Leaders need to consider and sincerely communicate the value of the activities and tasks coworkers provide.  The perception of the importance of the job has a significant impact […]

Employee Engagement: What Can Leaders Do to Improve Employee Engagement?2019-07-12T07:24:20-05:00

Team Building: How Do We Solve Problems and Make Decisions?

 

Often, when there are problems, people are so sure about what they think the problem is.  You may sometimes wonder…is this the problem or is this…a symptom?  It would be a good idea to incorporate a proven process for problem-solving that guarantees that a rational decision will be made by the team.

As a team member, we should insist on […]

Team Building: How Do We Solve Problems and Make Decisions?2019-06-11T05:34:10-05:00

Team Building: What Social Role Do I Play on a Team?

 

We are social beings. Sometimes team meetings are boring and no fun whatsoever.  All work and no play.  Yuck!  We get our work done.  We cover the agenda, but nobody enjoys the experience.  It would be nice to enjoy each other’s company and maybe even have some fun.

Working on teams can be fun.  There are many social/maintenance roles that […]

Team Building: What Social Role Do I Play on a Team?2019-05-24T07:31:57-05:00

Team Building: What Task Role Do I Play on a Team?

 

Sometimes we don’t know what to do during team meetings.  We’re not sure how to act or what role to play on the team.  Should we say something or just keep our head down and my mouth shut?

There are more than a dozen task roles that need to be played on a team.  Be prepared to play many roles […]

Team Building: What Task Role Do I Play on a Team?2019-05-17T05:52:15-05:00

Team Building: How Do You Get Team Members to Talk?

 

It is important to get team members to talk.  What limits interaction is when we remind people that we don’t have money in the budget or that we tried that once and it didn’t work.

Good meeting participants know how to get participation.  They say the right things in the right ways to invite input and keep it coming.  It […]

Team Building: How Do You Get Team Members to Talk?2019-05-09T07:52:09-05:00
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