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Effective teams are the engine of an organization. When focused and goal oriented they can produce timely, high quality results.
At Optimum Talent our Team Effectiveness service is ideally suited for organizations executing a new strategic direction, teams struggling to execute their mandate, and newly formed executive teams.
When organizations meet a minimum threshold for diversity their operational performance can improve by up to 50%. Diversity is a strong tool, but diversity without mutual understanding and alignment can create challenges.
All teams will benefit from different problem-solving styles, motivations, and means of self-assessment. However, without mutual understanding, these differences have the potential to lead to conflict instead of progress.
Our Team Effectiveness services will guide you through self-assessments, team-assessments, goal alignment exercises to create mutual understanding of the team’s strengths and weaknesses. Then, the team can develop competencies supporting strategy execution.
When you know which team members will excel in different situation, everyone can put their best foot forward when it’s needed the most.
Our Team Effectiveness services adhere to a business first philosophy. Every step of our process is designed to bring you closer to achieving your business objectives. That could be increasing revenues, creating a leaner workforce, or improving your organization’s ability to collaborate remotely. No matter the imperative, our Team Effectiveness service will be customized to the unique needs of your organization and will target all four elements of healthy teams: self-awareness, direction, trust, and cohesion.
Interview: We conduct individual interviews with every team members and hold a working session to summarize key business imperatives and strategic challenges.
Assessment: We provide individual SuccessFinder assessments followed by 1-on-1 feedback sessions for each team member, including the team leader. The purpose of the assessment is to reveal team member’s natural strengths and development challenges, and understand how they collective fit together.
Profile: We establish the team leadership profile by using comparative data and integrating the individual results.
Identify: We identify the core competencies required to execute the business strategy, manage potential challenges, and champions who can support the team development in areas with the lowest scores.
Workshop: We present results and practical exercises in full- or half-day workshops. To help team members prioritize the strengths they will leverage collectively, recognize key areas of improvement, and create actionable solutions to address their challenges.