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  • I Feel...

    Allows for personal assessment and reflection on the training topic at hand.

    #81 ID:552 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Assessment, Conflict Resolution
  • Team Spark: Adapt to Encourage Growth

    Adaptive communication is a skill that is also critical to organizational growth. Keeping something the same just “because this is the way we have always done it” hinders an organization from innovating and progressing. Adaptation taps into employee skill sets and allows people to utilize their diversity to improve upon old “songs”, making a new version that supports growth.

    #82 ID:1579 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Discussion Trigger, Team Builder or Retention Aid, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Check Assumptions Before Judging

    When judging the “dance” of another person, especially across differences such as culture, be careful about making judgments based upon what you think is important. Focusing on their “feet” while communicating may mean you are missing the most important part of their dance.

    #83 ID:1580 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder or Retention Aid, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Craft Your Message With Purpose

    Communication across differences is often done in a similar fashion. However, taking time to think about who, when, and how a message will be received allows the sender to craft a much more effective message that will produce much better results.

    #84 ID:1582 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Create Structure to Help Bridge Barriers

    The lack of face-to-face interaction reduces the team’s ability to adjust and adapt as quickly as a team that is located all at one site. In situations like this, having a clearly defined structure detailing everyone’s role and responsibilities is a key to success.

    #85 ID:1583 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Cross-Pollinate to Spark Innovation

    Within companies and teams, employees have the important role of sharing ideas between groups, departments, and teams. This “cross-pollination” of ideas helps to unlock the inherent creativity and innovation that lies within a company, but may need a spark from another source to bring it to life.

    #86 ID:1584 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Find the Common Beat

    Similar to a band with many different instruments playing together, a diverse team consists of many different personalities working together. While this diversity allows for innovation and creativity, it also makes it more difficult for team members to keep the same tempo. It is the role of the team member with the drummer personality to keep everyone communicating and completing tasks on time.

    #87 ID:1585 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Professionalism, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Proverb - Don't Waste Your Efforts

    Spark team communication around project or product completion.

    #88 ID:1592 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail 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.

    #89 ID:1593 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail 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.

    #90 ID:1594 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Professionalism, 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.

    #91 ID:1602 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Proverb - When You Fight Amongst Yourselves, Others Win

    Spark team communication on getting caught up among ourselves so much that we lose focus on the big picture.

    #92 ID:1610 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Team Builder, Discussion Trigger
  • Team Spark: Teach Team Shorthand to New Team Members

    Most work teams tend to develop their own compressed language that allows team members to communicate quickly and easily with each other. When outsiders join the team, this shorthand may be hard to understand or learn, resulting in conflict and frustration, especially if people are from different cultural backgrounds.

    #93 ID:1587 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Tell Stories to Build Strong Communities

    Storytelling is at the heart of what makes us human and is a universal tool used by groups of people to explain who they are and the experiences that shaped their history. While we might not use cave drawings anymore, we still use storytelling to capture collective histories and lessons learned.

    #94 ID:1588 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Use a Mediator to Help Stalemates

    Asking for the assistance of a “referee” or a neutral, third party colleague, may provide the necessary insight to tease out the cause of the miscommunication, which could be rooted in cultural, generational, or personality style differences.

    #95 ID:1589 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Team Spark: Use Intuition to Foster Better Teamwork

    When you devote time and effort to communicating with a colleague, especially one from a background different than your own, you can improve the fluency of your communication and eventually be able to detect minute changes in these communications.

    #96 ID:1590 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Team Builder, Discussion Trigger, Teamwork
  • Tips for Working with Every Generation

    Want a quick summary of proven tips for working effectively with ANY generation? This is the handout for you! Everyone wants to be treated with respect—and recognize that respect might look and feel different, based on differing experiences and perspectives.

    #97 ID:1437 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Diversity, Inclusion & Respect Type: Activities Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Industrial & Manufacturing, Office & General, Retail Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Inclusion, Respect, Discussion Trigger, Training Support, Retention Aid, Generational Challenges
  • Life IS a Series of Presentations - P.O.I.N.T. Model Review

    Summarizes how to effectively inform,inspire and influence others by using the P.O.I.N.T. Communication Model

    #98 ID:226 Topic: Communication Learning Path: Personal Performance Type: Video Summary Suggested Industry Usage: Office & General Other Topics: Interpersonal Skills, Leadership, Sales & Service, Professionalism Closed Captioned
  • Once and For All: Program Summary

    Once you’ve reached the last chance option with an employee, expectations and consequences have been clearly communicated. Now it’s time to draw a conclusion. Does the employee have the right skills and/or motivation?

    #99 ID:1876 Topic: Communication Learning Paths: Leadership, Personal Performance Type: Video Summary Suggested Industry Usage: Healthcare, Office & General Other Topics: Leadership, Assessing Performance, Problem Resolution
  • Open Mind, Open World: Improving Intercultural Interactions™ (Close)

    Summarizes the five cultural continuums and the four-step O.P.E.N. communication process.

    #100 ID:477 Topic: Communication Learning Paths: Diversity, Inclusion & Respect, Personal Performance Type: Video Summary Suggested Industry Usage: Office & General Other Topics: Diversity, Interpersonal Skills, Leadership, Professionalism, Inclusion, Respect Closed Captioned