3C-4. Project teams

In this section we will discuss how to build effective project teams. Every project needs effective teams to be successful. As a project manager here are some techniques you can use to build effective teams.

Make sure the team members and their accomplishments are visible within the organization

Ensure that there is adequate communication between team members

Click on the link below to see a table that compares the characteristics of effective and non effective teams

Reward team members for their creativity, pragmatism and flexibility

Develop a personal touch through leading by example, providing positive feedback and making yourself available to team members in a consistent manner.

effective-teams

Here are some reasons why some teams fail

Poorly developed or unclear goals

Poorly defined project team roles & interdependence

Lack of project team motivation

Poor communication

Poor leadership

Turnover among project team members

Dysfunctional behavior

Leave a Reply