How Do I Work in Teams?
With these tips you can be a successful member of your team by using leadership, communication, and conflict resolution skills. Become familiar with the following aspects of teamwork:
Creating a team contract can be very useful for working in teams and maintaining a good working relationship in the team. Consider the following:
With the creation of a contract, each team member will agree to abide by the contract to become a member. The contract should be clear and understood by all members so that it can be referred to if conflict arises.
Learn more about group contracts here: Team contracts at Harvard Business Review
Tools for Teamwork
When working in groups, schedules and geography can be a barrier to completing work in a timely manner. The following is a list of tools found on the Academic Technology page of the library website. This list can help facilitate group collaboration: Tools for Teaching and Learning
For creating presentations as a group consider these tools:
More Information About Teams
General resources on teamwork:
Researching teamwork (example in Business Source Complete):
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