2Key Questions What makes an effective team ? Why is teamwork important?What makes an effective team ?How can I make effective change that will improve my capacity as a contributor or leader of a team?
3Psalm 1331 How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity! 2 It is like precious oil poured on the head, running down on the beard, running down on Aaron’s beard, down on the collar of his robe. 3 It is as if the dew of Hermon were falling on Mount Zion. For there the LORD bestows his blessing, even life forevermore.
5C.O.C. Purpose StatementTo transform lives by responding compassionately to the needs and aspirations of our community
6Great Teams Possess… A Common Goal (Vision) Diverse Skills and ContributionStrong Coaching and Communication
7What Makes an Effective Team? 1. An effective team CARES FOR ONE ANOTHER.a. The Second Mile Principleb. The Connection Principlec. The Host Principle2. An effective team KNOWS AND PRACTICES WHAT IS IMPORTANT.
8What Makes an Effective Team? An effective team GROWS TOGETHER.a. The LEADER’S growth determines theorganization’s growth.b. Life and society are constantly CHANGING.
10Isaac Watts - Songs Wrote 750 Hymns When I survey the wondrous cross Joy to the WorldThis is the day the Lord has made.Alas and did my saviou bleedCome Holy Spirit
11What Makes an Effective Team? An effective team GROWS TOGETHER.a. The LEADER’S growth determines theorganization’s growth.b. Life and society are constantly CHANGING.c. A leader cannot lead a follower BEYOND wherehe/she has personally grown.d. The leadership team must stay on the “SAMEPAGE.”e. Leaders must IMPROVE to stay in front.
12What Makes an Effective Team? 4. An effective team HAS A CHEMISTRYTHAT FITS.The right “chemistry” happenson a team when…RELATIONSHIPS are strong.DESIRES are similar.TRUST is evident.
13The Speed Of TrustRequires a mix of character and competence 4 Cores Integrity Intent Capabilities Results
14What Makes an Effective Team? 4. An effective team HAS A CHEMISTRYTHAT FITS.The right “chemistry” happenson a team when…RELATIONSHIPS are strong.DESIRES are similar.TRUST is evident.ROLES are clear.ABILITIES are complementary.PLAYERS are appreciated.MORALE is high.WINS are frequent.MOTIVES are pure.BENEFITS are received by all.
15What Makes an Effective Team? An effective team PLACES INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS BELOW THE TEAM’S BEST INTEREST.An effective team REALIZES EVERYONE PLAYS A SPECIAL ROLE.7. An effective team HAS A STRONG BENCH.8. An effective team KNOWS EXACTLY WHERE THE TEAM STANDS.9. An effective team PAYS THE PRICE.10. An effective team SAYS “YES” TO THE RIGHT QUESTIONS.
16Ten Questions the Team Should Ask: Do we RESPECT and TRUST each other?Do we have CONCERN for each other?Do team members feel free to COMMUNICATE openly?Do we UNDERSTAND our team’s goals?Do we have a COMMITMENT to those goals?
17Ten Questions the Team Should Ask: 6. Do we make good use of each member’s ABILITIES?Do we handle CONFLICT successfully?Does EVERYONE participate?Do we respect our individual DIFFERENCES?Do we LIKE being members of this team?