Teamwork Training

  • 2h 16m
  • Sharon Boller
  • Association for Talent Development
  • 2005

Teamwork Training helps you cultivate teamwork within a team or an organization by distinguishing and making use of two best practices-fostering and demonstrating teamwork. You will learn how to define and assess key competencies, get senior management to buy into your training plan, and implement a winning team training strategy for your organization. The accompanying CD-ROM includes handouts, tools, training instruments and PowerPoint slides that help you quickly apply your knowledge and create engaging and results-oriented training.

About the Author

Sharon Boller is founder and president of Bottom-Line Performance, Inc., an Indianapolis-based consulting firm that specializes in custom training course design and development as well as performance consulting. She has been in the field of training and development for more than 20 years, and has extensive experience in instructional design and performance consulting. Her expertise includes the design and development of instructor-led and Web-based programs, management of diverse teams that blend internal and external team members, and management of virtual teams. Her insights into teamwork are based on real-life experiences leading and working within teams.

Boiler has been a featured presenter for the Central Indiana, Western Ohio, and Cincinnati chapters of the ASTD, as well as for numerous international conferences sponsored by the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI). She has twice been invited to serve as an encore speaker for ISPI. She holds both undergraduate and master's degrees from Indiana University, and she has served on the board of directors for the Central Indiana chapter of ASTD, most recently in the position of past-president.

In this Book

  • Introduction: Who Needs Teamwork?
  • Defining the Teamwork Competency
  • Assessing the Organizational Competency
  • Gaining Executive Buy-In: A 90-Minute Overview for Senior Managers
  • Fostering Teamwork: A One-Day Workshop for Team Leaders and Managers
  • Developing Teamwork Skills: A One-Day Workshop for Members of Teams and Groups
  • Team-Building Activities for Use with Departments and Teams
  • Learning Activities
  • Handouts
  • Assessments, Tools, and Training Instruments
  • Creating an Implementation Strategy
  • For Further Reading