641.1 -- Essentials of Organizational Teamwork
Management Essentials In this class, you will learn to view your cooperative as a system of interdependent departments that depend on each other to operate efficiently and effectively. You will examine the different stages of team development and learn to identify where your team(s) are operating. This knowledge, combined with the practical techniques you will learn, will help you move your teams to greater levels of performance.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Promote cross-departmental teamwork and effectiveness.
Understand organizations as systems.
Recognize and work with different team styles and with demographic differences.
Gather diverse perspectives to improve organizational performance.
Build more effective work teams by using a model to manage your teams through the stages of team performance.
Determine three specific things you can do at each stage of your team’s development to help them achieve higher levels of performance.