Best Team Skills gives you the tools you need to achieve the highest performance through the most productive encouragement and motivational methods available.
Dr. Losoncy identifies the 50 skills that will most encourage your team members. Using 100 encouragement opportunity exercises, he works as your personal trainer to reinforce your progress.
Just as there are vital technical skills that team members need in their own areas of expertise, there are also consequential team skills that are necessary to build responsible, involved and committed team players. If you want to become a more encouraging team member or help your entire team to become mutual encouragers, Best Team Skills is for you. Written not only for your work team, you can also can also apply Losoncy's techniques to your home or sports team. Presented in an easy-to-read format, each skill is put to use quickly for immediate feedback and success.
Table of Contents
Teamwork Makes the Dream Work
Focus on Feelings
Principle 1-The Synergy Principle
"All of Us Together Can Do More Than Each of Us Can Do Alone"
Principle 2-The Cooperation Principle
"Competing Divides Us; Cooperating Multiplies Us"
Phase II-Expanding the Matrix of Our Minds
Focus on Thinking
Principle 3-The Focus Principle
"Determining Our Destination Determines Our Destiny"
Principle 4-The Respect Principle
"Centering on Each Other's Strengths Builds Our Force"
Principle 5-The Reality Principle
"Accepting 'What Is' Is Our Only Real Starting Point"
Principle 6-The Optimism Principle
"Believing Problems Have Solutions Gives Us the Advantage"
Phase III-Action and Progress
Focus on Doing
Principle 7-The Progress Principle
"Encouraging Progress Precedes Praising Success