In what ways have teams influenced you? Recall a positive team experience that has impacted your life. Perhaps it was a team sport when you were younger, or a project team that met an important goal. What makes that team experience stand out? Recall a negative team experience that has impacted you. Was it the goal? The leader? The team members? What made the experience negative? Consider the role(s) you’ve played and still play in teams. Do you see a pattern?
Review attached readings 2-3 (from the book Effective teams: Essentials from leader to leader by France Hesselbein) and lesssons and below links
Write a 400-word essay where you respond to the following prompts:
Compare and contrast high-performing teams and low-performing teams.
Support your discussion with personal examples of ways you’ve experienced teams, both high functioning and dysfunctional.