Presentation on theme: "Team Building 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:
1 Team BuildingI believe a great example of a team, is Mclaren – probably the best Formula 1 TEAM in the worldWhy is Mclaren so successfulEvery 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 teamEPI ServerOur 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.EPiServer UKWe 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.
2 What Makes A Great Team Player? Someone who is Supportive & ResponsiveSomeone who works towards the same goals & ObjectivesSomeone who makes others lives easierA clear CommunicatorSomeone who takes ownershipSomeone who follows ’Team’ processesExample of Teamwork.....Film, the Great Escape...Aim: Facilitate the escape of 250 men from a prisoner of war camp in one nightPlan: To dig a tunnel to exfiltrate all of the prisonersPreperation: 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 oneResult: 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.
3 What makes a good team player Participate and communicate constructivelyUnderstands and commited to team objectiveCooperative not competitiveRespect and tolerant of individual differencesInvolve others at workSupport and listen to other teammatesMotivate each other and enthusiaismDon’t blame othersReliable and dependableAdaptable, be comfortable with change
4 Good Team Member Passion Flexibility Reliability Dedication Openness IntegrityPerseveranceOwnershipHumourBen Ainslie CBE
5 What makes a good Team Player ? Shares info and knowledge openly and willinglyCommunicates constructivelyCooperates and pitches in to helpUnderstanding of team members strengths and weaknessesDemonstrates reliabilityAbility to work under pressureAble to develop and mentor those who require itFunctions as an active participantMakes a decent cup of teaGets discounts through customer relationships (The White Company)Ocean’s Eleven - A quote from the film:Rusty: 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.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.
6 GOOD TEAM PLAYERWilling to work with everyone on the teamBe able to identify everyone’s strengths and weaknessesAlways refer to the team as “we” not “I”Respect everyone’s in-putEncourage not ridiculeExample: Take That – the perfect team!
7 What makes a good team player? They do what I tell them.Please see point 1.The Roman LegionsUnited.Victorious.
8 What makes a great team player? Someone who does their job wellSomeone who will help others do their jobs wellSomeone with the ability to listen, as well as to talkA 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.UnsourcedWhen different abilities, personalities and skills can beused to achieve a common goal, it doesn’t matter how crazythey might be as long as they can get the job done.
9 What makes a Good Team player Supports other team membersShares information and resourcesKeeps a positive attitudeFlexibleReliableAble and willing to play in different positionsTeam goals above personal goalsTeamwork
10 Respect - difference Resolving - conflicts Relationship Teams R Us OpinionsPersonalitiesJobsResolving - conflictsWear each other’s shoesCommunicationNo fight, no acquaintanceRelationshipGive & receiveHonest & sincereBe socialTeams R Us
11 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 goalKnows how to communicate with their team effectivelyDoesn’t focus on problems but finds ways to work with the team to find solutions to help achieve the goalIs reliableDoesn’t sit back/hide and knows they are responsible for their actions (good and bad) which will impact the team and the goalKnows there is no “I” in team everyone needs to play their role and contribute to make the team successful“Your team is only as strong as it’s weakest link” Jack Welch