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Making Teamwork Work

Most people have to work in teams on a regular basis. While there are advantages to working in teams, it is often experienced as a difficult, sometimes painful, process. This workshop is designed to help people become better team members or leaders through the development of their awareness and teamwork skills.

Date: April 14, 2015
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: 688 Sherbrooke West
Fee: $ 545 CAD plus applicable taxes

PMI® Professional Development Units (PDUs): 7


Description

Participants acquire skills to work better in teams, to leverage team strengths and avoid or resolve obstacles to effective teamwork. Topics include: team development, building trust, decision-making in teams, and resolving team conflicts.


Who Should Attend

Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Project Managers and other professionals who work as part of a team.


Objectives

At the end of this workshop the participants will be able to:

  • Be more effective in teams
  • Contribute to trust and cohesion-building in teams
  • Use and propose effective and practical decision-making techniques to their teams, in order to increase productivity and morale.
  • Use and propose effective and practical conflict resolution techniques to their teams, in order to increase productivity and morale.

Topics Covered

  • Dimensions of teamwork – keeping a balance
  • Stages of team life
  • Trust and trustworthiness
  • Team cohesiveness
  • Decision-making in teams
  • Resolving team conflicts.

Facilitator

Ann Brosseau

Ann Brosseau, M.A., PhD(c)

With an educational background in the fields of psychology, sociology, adult education and human resource management and 20 years experience in training and education, Ms. Brosseau specializes in helping learners develop useful and relevant interpersonal, leadership and human resource management skills required to excel in the workplace - as employees, team members, managers or human resource professionals. Building on the experience of learners, she favours an experiential, hands-on approach to learning.


Cancellation Policy

Workshops/Seminars
All cancellation & substitution requests must be made in writing to pd [dot] conted [at] mcgill [dot] ca.
Receive a full refund if your cancellation request is received up to 14 days prior to the start date of the workshop.
Receive a refund minus $100 cancellation fee if your cancellation request is received up to 7 days prior to the start date of the workshop.
No Refunds are issued if your cancellation request is received within 7 days of the start date of the workshop, however suitable participation substitution will be permitted.
Please note that if no notice is given prior to the start of the event(s) and you fail to attend, you will be liable for the full course fee.
McGill SCS reserves the right to cancel an event up to 5 days prior to its start.

Contact Information

Telephone: 514-398-5454
E-mail: pd [dot] conted [at] mcgill [dot] ca