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  • Team Spark: Invest Time to Build Trust

    When working on diverse teams, developing trust may take longer due to background differences and different views on what trust means and how it is earned. Building confidence helps to resolve communication issues that may impede team progress. A trusting team will be able to function as a cohesive unit when critical decisions have to be made.

    #81 ID:1572 Topic: Collaboration Learning Paths: Leadership, Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Leverage Broad Expertise

    Like building a skyscraper, collaboration on large projects works best when you bring together a team with diverse areas of expertise. On-going and continuous collaboration among disciplines helps to ensure that your project achieves all of its goals when it is completed.

    #82 ID:1573 Topic: Collaboration Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Mix Diverse Personalities

    When combined haphazardly, people can clash instead of cohere, resulting in a “failed launch.” Creating a team comprised of diverse individuals may require a more careful balancing of components, but in the end provides the opportunity for brilliant results when done with careful thought and respect.

    #83 ID:1574 Topic: Teamwork Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Diversity, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Collaboration
  • Team Spark: Pay Attention To Nonverbal Communication

    While your colleagues in the workplace communicate both verbally and non-verbally, understanding how to interpret their nonverbal communication can be a great advantage. Keep in mind that the meaning behind body language and facial expressions may vary from culture to culture, so it is always good to check for understanding.

    #84 ID:1586 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Be Creative

    Spark team communication around supporting team members when they choose to set their own course in how they complete work.

    #85 ID:1595 Topic: Motivation Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Be Patient

    Spark team communication around being patient and giving a project time to move forward - allowing for greater creativity or innovation.

    #86 ID:1596 Topic: Interpersonal Skills Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Deal with Little Issues

    Spark team communication about the protocols that can help us catch small problems early on (before they grow into BIG issues).

    #87 ID:1597 Topic: Interpersonal Skills Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Don't Insult Someone Who Can Take Care of You

    Spark team communication about how to better understand each other so that we don’t offend each other.

    #88 ID:1598 Topic: Interpersonal Skills Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Don't Look at the Mistake

    Spark team communication around root cause analysis and correcting workplace mistakes.

    #89 ID:1591 Topic: Team Builder Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Change, Discussion Trigger, Conflict Resolution, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Don't Waste Your Efforts

    Spark team communication around project or product completion.

    #90 ID:1592 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Each Person Is Unique

    Spark team communication around how we can use our unique skills and abilities more effectively as individuals, or as a team.

    #91 ID:1593 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Motivation, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Everyone Makes Mistakes

    Spark team communication around how to handle mistakes when they are made.

    #92 ID:1594 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Professionalism, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Expecting Different Results Without Change Is Unrealistic

    Spark team communication around project or team turnaround without careful analysis of the current situation - and understanding what might need to change in order to achieve the results expected.

    #93 ID:1599 Topic: Change Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Communication, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Giving Up Too Easily

    Spark team communication around tips for keeping the team focused and on task when facing challenges.

    #94 ID:1600 Topic: Motivation Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - If Everyone Has The Responsibility; Nothing Gets Done

    Spark team communication on having specific ownership to help ensure a task is completed.

    #95 ID:1601 Topic: Collaboration Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - If You Don't Communicate, You'll Get Burned

    Spark team communication on what we can do to better communicate with people inside and outside of the team.

    #96 ID:1602 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Many Things Require People To Work Together to Achieve a Goal

    Spark team communication on the consequences if we try to complete a big project without excellent teamwork.

    #97 ID:1603 Topic: Teamwork Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Communication, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - People Judge Things from Their Experience Not the Wider World

    Spark team communication on how looking at something from just one perspective can impact the team.

    #98 ID:1604 Topic: Teamwork Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Unconscious / Hidden Bias
  • Team Spark: Proverb - People Will Listen More If You Are Kind When Delivering the Message

    Spark team communication on how kindness can help us achieve our desired end result on both projects and personal pursuits.

    #99 ID:1605 Topic: Professionalism Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Team Builder, Respect, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Short-term Investments Result in Long Term Gains

    Spark team communication on how to balance our short and long term objectives (at the organization or project level).

    #100 ID:1607 Topic: Goals and Goal Setting Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail & Hospitality Other Topics: Communication, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger