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Moving through the stages – Task, team and individual needs

Moving through the stages How can you help your team move through the stages? Understanding what’s happening at each stage and recognising which stage your team has reached gives you a good foundation for helping it to move on. Once you understand what your team is going through, it’s easier to see ways to help. […]

Growing your team – Teams do not just happen as though through magic

Growing your team Teams do not just happen as though through magic. They have to be built and maintained by someone who understands what makes teams tick. [source] Morris et al. (1995) Growth stages [Visual of row of tomato plants in pots, labelled: ‘forming’ (seedling), ‘storming’ (wild looking young  plant – branches and), ‘norming’ (larger, […]