Emphasis on Teamwork
Today's leaders put emphasis on teamwork.
Here are some tips:
Stress Team Goals: Make sure everyone knows what the group is trying to
accomplish and exactly how each member is expected to contribute.
Tie Individual Success to Group Goals: Emphasize each person's
contribution to the success of the group's success to them personally.
Emphasize Cooperation: Point out specifically how people can help one
another. Let them know that how well they cooperate is an important measure of their
Share Credit for Group Success: Let everyone who contributes know you
appreciate his or her effort.
August 1989, p. 3