Tagged with team player

Creating A Well Functioning Team

Creating A Well Functioning Team

Putting together a work team is not an easy task.  Just because we use the term “team” it doesn’t necessarily mean that the people in the group feel or work together as a team.  The making of a really well-functioning team takes time and trust, which does not happen right away, yet there has to … Continue reading

When A Coworker Is Not A Team Player

When A Coworker Is Not A Team Player

One of my clients told me they were having a problem with a new front office reception person.  He said they checked out all of his background references and he passed with flying colors.  Now that he has been working with them for several weeks the entire workplace team has noticed that their new reception … Continue reading

Making A Winning Work Team

Making A Winning Work Team

Working on a team can be a lot of fun, but there also can be difficult times where team members do not see eye-to-eye. Open communication is the key to working through the difficult times and achieving results that make the team stronger. There are several characteristics that successful teams possess that attribute to their … Continue reading

Employers Want Great Employees

Employers Want Great Employees

Employers are looking for many different qualities and traits when they are searching for just the right employee to fill a position in their company. A hasty decision can be a costly one. Candidates may need to be interviewed several times so the determination can be made that they are a match not only for … Continue reading

Are You Committed?

Are You Committed?

Have you ever worked with a group of people and thought you were all on the same page only to find out that one player was not committed to the team or job like the rest? I was recently involved with a work team which had this type of situation happen.  The office was going … Continue reading

Superstar Employees

There are many of us who try to do our best each day at work, helping others, getting our tasks done on time and maybe even whistling while we work.  While we do our best there are just some people that go a bit further on the great job list, they qualify for the "totally … Continue reading