Regular price: $18.89
Buy Now with 1 Credit
Buy Now for $18.89
A massive shift is taking place in the business world. In today's average company, up to 80 percent of employees' days are now spent working in teams. And yet the teams most people find themselves in are nowhere near as effective as they could be. They're often divided by tensions, if not outright dissension, and dysfunctional teams drain employees' energy, enthusiasm, and creativity. Now Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton share the proven ways managers can build cohesive, productive teams, despite the distractions and challenges every business is facing.
In The Best Team Wins, Gostick and Elton studied more than 850,000 employee engagement surveys to develop their "Five Disciplines of Team Leaders", explaining how to recognize and motivate different generations to enhance individual engagement; ways to promote healthy discord and spark innovation; and techniques to unify customer focus and build bridges across functions, cultures, and distance.
They've shared these disciplines with their corporate clients and have now distilled their breakthrough findings into a succinct, engaging guide for business leaders everywhere. Gostick and Elton offer practical ways to address the real challenges today's managers are facing, such as the rise of the Millennials, the increasing speed of change, the growing number of global and virtual teams, and the friction created by working cross-functionally.
This is a must-listen for anyone looking to maximize performance at work, from two of the most successful corporate consultants of their generation, whom The New York Times called "creative and refreshing".
Customer ReviewsMost Helpful
By Edward J. Priestly on 03-05-18
‘The Best Team Wins’ WINS!!!
This book offers a uniquely current and insightful, data-driven perspective on what makes teamwork work...and what doesn’t. I sincerely feel as though I have gotten better as a leader and as a manager, and I can’t wait to put these methods into practice...’The Best Team Wins’ just jumped to the top of my list of favorite business, culture-building and management books. Five stars!!!!!
2 of 2 people found this review helpful