Assertive Communication

Assertive Communication

Assertive communication involves stating your feelings and needs clearly and directly while being respectful of others

Benefits of Group Work

Benefits of Group Work

The benefits of group work are many and diverse, and they also facilitate and promote people’s learning and development

Win-Win Agreement

Win-Win Agreement

A win-win agreement can allow both parties in an argument to feel that they have reached an ideal and satisfactory agreement

Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

Emotional intelligence in leadership is known as the ability to understand and manage one’s own emotions and those of others

8 Characteristics of Effective Teamwork

8 Characteristics of Effective Teamwork

Problem solving, decision making, communication and interpersonal skills are part of the 8 characteristics of effective teamwork

Develop a Group Mindset

Develop a Group Mindset

You should make team building part of a larger learning process so that your team can develop a group mindset

Speaking Concisely

Speaking Concisely

Speaking concisely can be an important skill to have, especially in industries that involve frequent communication

Icebreaker Activities

Icebreaker Activities

As the name suggests, the various group icebreaker activities are designed to “break the ice” at an event or gathering

Groups Should Laugh Together

Groups Should Laugh Together

Groups should laugh together because doing so builds and strengthens relationships and trust, and improves teamwork

Empathic Person

Empathic Person

An Empathic Person is a person highly attuned to the feelings and emotions of those around them. Are you an empathic person?

A Dialogue

A Dialogue

A dialogue is a conversation in which free exchange of thoughts and ideas take place leading to new perspectives and insights

Reflection Leads to Learning and Growth

Reflection Leads to Learning and Growth

You should include reflection in your regular workplace routine because experience followed by reflection leads to learning and growth

A Glass Jar

A Glass Jar

It is not strange to see at New Year’s Eve dinners how some people perform spells with a glass jar to make their wishes come true

Benefits of Team Reflection

Benefits of Team Reflection

We may be busy doing daily work and responding to emergencies, but we’re missing out on the benefits of team reflection

Our Perceptions Affect our Interactions

Our Perceptions Affect our Interactions

Social psychology allows us to gain a greater appreciation for how our perceptions affect our interactions with other people

Resolve Conflict in a Team

Resolve Conflict in a Team

Learning how to resolve conflict in a team is important for personal development and for creating a good working environment

Situational Leadership Theory

Situational Leadership Theory

According to Situational Leadership Theory, the most effective leaders are those that are able to adapt their style to the situation

Build Your Resilience

Build Your Resilience

The good news is that even if you are not naturally resilient, you can build your resilience and learn to develop a resilient mindset