What do High Performing Teams actually do?

What do High Performing Teams actually do?

Why are high performing teams important for businesses? That was a question I heard asked of a colleague who referred to me on a recent podcast as someone who knows a bit about this subject.In a nutshell, high performing teams are important because they achieve...
Nurturing the Team’s Emotional Culture

Nurturing the Team’s Emotional Culture

What emotions does the success of this team depend on? It’s a great question, seldom asked. The teams success is usually perceived as a combination of collective knowledge, skills and behaviours, agreed purpose and processes needed to perform. And they form part of...

Courageous Conversations and Productivity

The Challenge Our client was the new CIO for the UK business of global book publishing group Hachette.  While the technology division had had almost a decade of major transformation success it had become siloed and disconnected from the business.  As Chris...
Do you have a team of stars or a star team?

Do you have a team of stars or a star team?

Crazy question, I know, but post-pandemic businesses are really dependent on collective effort, not individual performance, to move from surviving, to thriving and growing again. Like any sports team with star players, you still need the whole team’s effort to...