Presentation on theme: "Team Building 1 I believe a great example of a team, is Mclaren – probably the best Formula 1 TEAM in the world Why is Mclaren so successful Every individual."— Presentation transcript:
Team Building 1 I believe a great example of a team, is Mclaren – probably the best Formula 1 TEAM in the world Why is Mclaren so successful Every individual is regarded as important as each other. When the team wins, everyone gets a bonus, including the cleaner. No one would succeed without the help and support of the rest of the team EPiServer UK We are a team within other teams. We have a sales team that relies on each other for information, support, guidance. Our sales team relies on, other teams within the UK, admin, tech support, management etc. EPI Server Our whole business model relies on our relationships with our partners, who are also part of our team. Basically, without our internal teams and our external teams, we wouldn’t have a company, a product, or any customers. That’s why TEAMS are so important.
What Makes A Great Team Player? »Someone who is Supportive & Responsive »Someone who works towards the same goals & Objectives »Someone who makes others lives easier »A clear Communicator »Someone who takes ownership »Someone who follows ’Team’ processes Example of Teamwork..... Film, the Great Escape... Aim: Facilitate the escape of 250 men from a prisoner of war camp in one night Plan: To dig a tunnel to exfiltrate all of the prisoners Preperation:Delegation of jobs & roles; survey, dig, dispose of soil, forge documents, record soliders movements, distract guards such as singing whilst digging etc.. Execution:After 1 yr of work, each prisoner attempted to creep through the tunnel one by one Result:The tunnel fell short of it’s destination, and only 80 of the men escaped...BUT, it caused chaos for the Nazi’s, and demonstrated what was possible by collective devotion and vigilence.
What makes a good team player 3 Participate and communicate constructively Understands and commited to team objective Cooperative not competitive Respect and tolerant of individual differences Involve others at work Support and listen to other teammates Motivate each other and enthusiaism Don’t blame others Reliable and dependable Adaptable, be comfortable with change
Passion Dedication Perseverance Flexibility Openness Ownership Reliability Integrity Humour Ben Ainslie CBE Good Team Member
What makes a good Team Player ? Shares info and knowledge openly and willingly Communicates constructively Cooperates and pitches in to help Understanding of team members strengths and weaknesses Demonstrates reliability Ability to work under pressure Able to develop and mentor those who require it Functions as an active participant Makes a decent cup of tea Gets discounts through customer relationships (The White Company) Ocean’s Eleven - A quote from the film: RustyRusty: You'd need at least a dozen guys doing a combination of cons. Danny: Like what, do you think? Rusty: Off the top of my head, I'd say you're looking at a Boeski, a Jim Brown, a Miss Daisy, two Jethros and a Leon Spinks, not to mention the biggest Ella Fitzgerald ever. Danny Rusty Daniel Ocean, Rusty Ryan & Frank Cotton (Gustav, Neal & Reema) are the 3 main guys who go out to find the rest of the team to enable them to rob 3 casino’s (sell Episerver) and each are picked for their individual skills and ability to work as a team.
GOOD TEAM PLAYER Willing to work with everyone on the team Be able to identify everyone’s strengths and weaknesses Always refer to the team as “we” not “I” Respect everyone’s in-put Encourage not ridicule Example: Take That – the perfect team!
What makes a good team player? 1.They do what I tell them. 2.Please see point 1. The Roman Legions United. Victorious.
What makes a great team player? Someone who does their job well Someone who will help others do their jobs well Someone with the ability to listen, as well as to talk A great communicator is 90% of the way to being a good motivator “A player who makes a team great is more valuable than a great player. Losing yourself in the group, for the good of the group, that’s teamwork. Unsourced When different abilities, personalities and skills can be used to achieve a common goal, it doesn’t matter how crazy they might be as long as they can get the job done.
Supports other team members Shares information and resources Keeps a positive attitude Flexible Reliable Able and willing to play in different positions Team goals above personal goals
R espect - difference Opinions Personalities Jobs R esolving - conflicts Wear each other’s shoes Communication No fight, no acquaintance R elationship Give & receive Honest & sincere Be social
A good team player is someone who…. »Is committed and able to put in the effort to work well with others to achieve a common goal »Knows how to communicate with their team effectively »Doesn’t focus on problems but finds ways to work with the team to find solutions to help achieve the goal »Is reliable »Doesn’t sit back/hide and knows they are responsible for their actions (good and bad) which will impact the team and the goal »Knows there is no “I” in team everyone needs to play their role and contribute to make the team successful 11 “Your team is only as strong as it’s weakest link” Jack Welch
13 And finally.... In every team there is always one member who is the “go to” person. The one person all can rely on. Strong, resourceful, dedicated and passionate. Every team has their hero.