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Building More Effective Teams, Short Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 2 days
    Duration
University rank #1 (ARWU) , MA,
In this Building More Effective Teams seminar from Harvard University, you will learn strategies and facilitation techniques for building great teams and creating successful team dynamics. You will develop skills that enhance communication and trust, and align team members around shared goals so they can effectively plan, communicate, execute, and deliver.

About

Great teams are energizing and productive, delivering breakthrough results. In an effective team, everyone understands how to contribute in ways that support team outcomes that go above and beyond what any individual could accomplish alone. But teamwork isn’t easy. Even the best teams, with the most well-intentioned colleagues, can encounter problems that hinder their collective accomplishments.

Designed for managers and team leaders, this team-building training will teach you how to cultivate maximum team productivity by understanding how to navigate the stages of team development and address team challenges. Building More Effective Teams from Harvard University includes team leadership techniques for local and virtual teams.

Program Benefits

  • Understand why teams and teamwork is so important to today’s organizations
  • Learn to plan and organize for team success
  • Develop practical skills for leading and motivating team members
  • Build strategies for coping with team challenges.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 2 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Topics covered:

  • Stages of team development
  • Common team dysfunctions
  • Effective communication
  • Leadership strategies
  • Multicultural and virtual teams
  • Decision-making techniques

Audience

This program is for those interested in improving their ability to lead and manage teams in ways that enhance project success and organizational effectiveness.

Lecturers

Jennifer Stine is an independent consultant, teacher, and innovator. In addition to leading this program, she teaches the July and October 2016 sessions of Building More Effective Teams and the February, May and September 2016 sessions of Managing Yourself and Leading Others.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English is required for participation in all Professional Development programs.
  • Participants are expected to have a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2850 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2850 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 days.
  • National

    2850 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2850 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 days.
  • In-State

    2850 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2850 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 days.
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Living costs for Cambridge

  • 1814 - 3760 USD/month
    Living Costs

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