The Team Diagnostic Survey (TDS™): How Does Your Team Measure Up?

“If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it.” – Peter Drucker How do you feel about psychometric assessments in general?  Consider yourself on the continuum below: In our training workshops in the 6 Conditions of Team Effectiveness and Team Diagnostic Survey (TDS™) we often invite participants to stand along this continuum and debate theRead more

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Fast Team Formation: 5 Steps, 10 Minutes

Teams have their own version of “the liability of newness.”  New teams—groups that have come together in a particular configuration for the first time—have substantially greater challenges coordinating themselves, are more likely to make mistakes, and are less likely to catch and correct those mistakes in time.  Studies show, for example, that about 80% ofRead more

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