Can Americans Team?
- Trevor Wilson. Wilson, Trevor // Profiles in Diversity Journal;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p74
The article discusses the author's sentiments on the evolution of diversity. He mentions an intriguing argument he has heard for the evolution of diversity. He emphasizes that diversity needs to focus on discovering the variations that make individuals unique. He introduces a concept that...
- Getting to Team Land isn't that easy if you're from I Land. Geisler, David // Journal for Quality & Participation;Oct/Nov95, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p46
Focuses on the barriers that inhibits individuals from shifting to the concept of a team-based organization. I Land frame of mind; Factors for individual's option to stay on I Land; Dealing with the unconscious choosers; Implications for the facilitator.
- Teams won't push for more pay. Flynn, Gillian // Personnel Journal;Jan96, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p26
Presents a study conducted by Douglas Shaw and Craig Eric Schneier on companies, comparing the performance-measurement and reward practices of those with high successful team experiences. United States and foreign companies involved in study.
- Executive Teamwork. McDermott, Lynda; Waite, Bill; Brawley, Nolan // Executive Excellence;May99, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p15
Analyzes hindrances to the creation of executive teams. Potential achievements of group of senior executives; Recognition of individuals' contributions to a team; Balancing of value given to individualism and collaboration; Discomfort of senior executives with asking for help; Requirements for...
- Respect. // Getting Results...For the Hands-on Manager: Plant Edition;Aug97, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p8
Presents suggestions on how a manager can publicize a team's achievements in order to boost the morale of team members. Posting awards and commendations prominently; Creation of a newsletter; Informing press relation people of the team's successes; Encouraging staffers to increase their visibility.
- Championship Team-Building: Ready, Coach? DeVany, Christopher // Journal of Property Management;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p92
Presents information on team-building in an organization. Definition of team-building; Why managers build teams; Concepts which should be incorporated when forming a team.
- Team Building Lessons We Still Need To Learn. Kezsbom, Deborah S. // Cost Engineering;Apr2002, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p42
Focuses on team building efforts in United States firms. Correlation between the processes involved in project planning and processes involved with team building; Common mistakes in team building.
- A HEALTHY DOSE OF TEAM SPIRIT. Cass, Alden // On Wall Street;Nov2006, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p63
The article offers advice to managers on developing an efficient wealth management team. It suggests to managers to consider how their employees will respond to one another. It advises to assess the problems associated with creating a team, such as personality differences. It cites the possible...
- Kathleen Gibson. // Profiles in Diversity Journal;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p88
An essay is presented from president of central division Kathleen Gibson of Citibank, a recipient of the 2012 Company and Executive Women Worth Watching award from "Profiles in Diversity Journal." The author states that because change is critical to businesses, leaders must be the change agents...