Being Part of a TEAM New Team Member Training
Congratulations! You are now part of a very large family…. You are a member of a DI Team! Let the fun and creativity begin!
First Meeting – Ground Rules • Introduce yourself • Restate goals • Name the team • Contact information • Develop Work Plan • Ice Breaker
What is teamwork? team·work: work done by several associates with each doing a part but all subordinating personal prominence to the efficiency of the whole
Three Basic Team Building Skills • Communication skills • Analytical skills • Organizational skills
Communication Skills • Active Listening • Ask Questions • Constructive Feedback • Body Language and tone • Humor • Chatting • Patience
Analytical & Creativity Skills • Focus • Day-dream • Brain storm • Open Mind • Ask Questions • Learn from what has not worked • Ideas Book
Organizational Skills • Define a goal • List tasks • Assign responsibilities • Develop deadlines • Develop a checklist • Plan meetings • Reminders
Conflict Happens • Having different opinions is an essential benefit to teamwork. • All team member consist of emotions and feeling. If a team is only set up by logic and information it will not succeed.
Setting up Expectations • Acknowledge that conflict does exists. • Gain common ground. • Seek understanding to all angles. • Attack the issues not the person. • Develop an action plan.
There is No “I” in Team There are many things you should remember but the most important is that a team does not consist of one person… but a group of individuals who are striving for a main goal.