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There’s still no ‘I’ in TEAM

I recently entertained the in-laws for Sunday lunch. My 83 year old father-in-law was in his element regaling stories from his early career,  “…when he was a young manager.” He started to describe some of the challenges of his teams,  some of the team-building activities and crazy away-days that he had enjoyed….I’d done some of the […]

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Key hole Solution partnership and key opportunity business concept as two trees shaped as a human head with a key and keyhole shapes as a collaboration success metaphor in a 3D illustration style.

How well do you know your team? Developing trust to unlock continuous improvement

“A team is not a group of individuals who work together, it’s a group who TRUST each other.” Simon Sinek. How many people fully trust the team that they are working in? In 1999, Roberto Francisco, a psychologist at San Jose State University described the ‘Five Levels of Interpersonal Communication’, in which he described the […]

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