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Examine the importance of teamwork
Good teamwork is critical for any business. Most job roles involve cooperating with others towards a shared goal, which makes the ability to work as a team essential in meeting an organisation’s objectives.
This four-week course will equip you with the practical tools to build an effective and collaborative team, whilst also increasing your skills as a team leader.
Learn how to monitor team performance
In order to become a successful team leader and standout contributor in team settings, you’ll understand the valuable insights you can extract from your team.
You’ll learn skills to set up, run, evaluate, and continuously improve your team based on their performance.
Understand critical processes including team conflict resolution
A poorly designed team leads to communication breakdowns and motivation challenges. You’ll learn how to harness the productive potential of teams while mitigating the risks associated with teamwork.
You’ll discover the best practices for managing your team including effective conflict resolution tactics and building trust across the team to positively impact your team’s performance.
Learn with leadership experts at the Michigan University
Learning alongside the team-leading specialists at Michigan University, you’ll build your leadership skills and know how to deliver a collaborative and high-performing team in the workplace.
By the end of this course, you’ll know how to establish roles, build effective structures, and manage decisions so that your team excels in working towards common goals.
Learning on this course
On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...
- Develop best practices for composing a team and aligning individual and team goals
- Develop skills on how to establish roles, build structures, and manage decision making so that your team excels
- Discuss some of the best ways to harness the productive potential of teams while mitigating the risks and traps of teamwork
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn more about teamwork and collaboration, and how to sustain it in the workplace. You’ll learn best practices on how to manage critical teams.
Who developed the course?
LocationAnn Arbor, Michigan, USA
World rankingTop 30Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020