Can you use powerful words to help build strong teamwork?
How do you build teamwork?
How do you define teamwork?
What are the best words that build teamwork?
There are thousands of definitions for team development. Here are some good words to help in creating strong teams.
- Team spirit is what gives so many companies an edge over their competitors. George L. Clements
- It is better having one person working with you than three people working for you. –Unknown
- Teamwork is made up by the character of those on the team. -Unknown
- We have always found that people are most productive in small teams with tight budgets, time lines and the freedom to solve their own problems. -John Rollwagen
- Working together, ordinary people can perform extraordinary feats. They can push things that come into their hands a little higher up, a little further on towards the heights of excellence. –Unknown
- When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality. – Joe Paterno
- The ideas that come out of most brainstorming sessions are usually superficial, trivial, and not very original. They are rarely useful. The process, however, seems to make uncreative people feel that they are making innovative contributions and that others are listening to them. – Harvey Block
- There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others. –George Shinn
- Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results. –Unknown
- The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will. – Vance Lombardi
- The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. -Margaret Carty
- The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. – Margaret Carty
- Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it. – Brian Tracy
- No problem is insurmountable. With a little courage, teamwork and determination a person can overcome anything. -B. Dodge
Douglas McGregor’s list of the unique characteristics of an effective management team:
- Understanding, mutual agreement, and identification with respect to the primary task
- Open communications
- Mutual trust
- Mutual support
- Management of human differences leading to group synergy
- Selective use of the team
- Appropriate member skills
- Leadership: Managing and integrating the other 7 characteristics