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Teamwork Needs Healthy Friction to Collaborate and Get Work Done More Effectively

Elsua

Ultimately, it’s about teamwork, thinking creatively with one another and working under a time and budget constraint. . Who would have thought something so relatively simple and mundane as food would be the glue for your team(s) to work together more effectively?

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Top teams understand the 4 different types of Teamwork in Nature

The Bumble Bee

What do we mean by "Teamwork"? We often talk about Teamwork as if its a singular thing however in nature there are 4 different types - each of which have a very precise meaning. I call these Solowork, Crowdwork, Groupwork and Teamwork itself. What is ''Teamwork''?

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Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Often the words collaboration, coordination, and cooperation are used to describe effective teamwork. It is about teamwork in implementation. All three are aspects of teamwork.

Another Bioteams lesson in teamwork from the ant

The Bumble Bee

This is one more great example of ant teamwork and how they know when to call in help for a task they can't manage alone.

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What Ants Can Teach the Enterprise About Teamwork

The Bumble Bee

Visit What Ants Can Teach the Enterprise About Teamwork. Congratulations to the Socialcast blog for an excellent summary of Bioteams plus a truly awesome poster "Unlocking the Bioteams formula" which gives a great introduction to bioteams - all in a single picture.

Seamless Teamwork. Chapter 12

Michael Sampson - Currents

I have just posted the final edition of Chapter 12 of Seamless Teamwork. Chapter 12 includes the following sections: - Beyond Seamless Teamwork. When the manuscript for Seamless Teamwork was almost complete, Grant Margison of Information Leadership offered to read it and provide feedback. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 7

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 7 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork sharepoint

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 6

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 6 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork sharepoint

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 5

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 5 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork SharePoint

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 4

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 4 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork sharepoint

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 3

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 3 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork sharepoint

IBM and Seamless Teamwork

Michael Sampson - Currents

Just saw this sponsored ad in Amazon.com under the listing for Seamless Teamwork. Made me smile. way to go IBM!

Video Review of Seamless Teamwork

Michael Sampson - Currents

My good friend (I'll have to tell you the American twin story sometime) Chris Brogan posted a video review of Seamless Teamwork. Here’s a book review of my friend Michael Sampson’s book about Microsoft Sharepoint called Seamless Teamwork. Tags: SharePoint chris brogan seamless teamwork If you want to skip the video, my answer was: if you’ve gotta do something with SharePoint, this is the book for you. Lots of extras beyond the software install to explore. ".

No Email Reply? Don’t Let an Unanswered Email Get the Better of You

Leading Virtually

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Seamless Teamwork Live Study Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

In partnership with EndUserSharePoint.com , I'll be starting a 13-week online study group about Seamless Teamwork, on February 4 at 3pm Eastern (which is February 5 at 9am for New Zealand). Here's the overview for the study group: " For the next 13 weeks, I’ll host a weekly online study group on Seamless Teamwork. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork sharepoint

Michael Gannotti on Seamless Teamwork

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've been waiting for Michael Gannotti's review of Seamless Teamwork, and earlier today it happened ! The book, “Seamless Teamwork – Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways,” is just the prescription for those looking for a practical business use focused, eminently practical approach to using SharePoint to help you and your team get your jobs done. Tags: SharePoint michael gannotti seamless teamwork

seamless teamwork

Engineers without Fears

A couple of weeks ago, I got a copy of Michael Sampson's Seamless Teamwork. sharepoint seamless teamworkA longer review may appear elsewhere but for now, let me say it's pretty nifty and I've already recommended it to some people who are using Sharepoint for team collaboration. If you're new to managing virtual teams but not using Sharepoint then it's still worth a look.

Bad teamwork can produce good results

Joitske Hulsebosch

For both teams, I felt the teams were not doing well in terms of teamwork, not leveraging the individual strengths of its members, and not able to work through the important differences in opinion about the work and the working modalities.

The delights of social reporting teamwork

Social Reporter

I’ve just an exhausting few days social reporting at the National Digital Inclusion Conference as you can see from this dashboard of activity … except it wasn’t exhausting at all. It was a delight.

Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Live Study Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Live Study Group is happening soon. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork Mark (from EndUserSharePoint.com) and I have discussed and agreed some changes with how we'll be running the group. see my update over at endusersharepoint.com. In essence. if you want to be involved in the live component, you have some reading and thinking to do ASAP.

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 8

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapter 8 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com.

Tony Byrne on Seamless Teamwork

Michael Sampson - Currents

Tony Byrne of CMS Watch just sent in his feedback on Seamless Teamwork : " Michael Sampson's Seamless Teamwork is a very practical guide for the project manager or collaboration leader looking to employ SharePoint 2007. Before you settle on SharePoint as a teamwork platform, you should do your research, but if you decide to go with SharePoint, be sure to pick up a copy of this handy book. ".

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Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Chapter 1

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork Have at it!

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Ch 9-10

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Chapters 9 and 10 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on " TARGET=New>EndUserSharePoint.com.

How Important is it to Manage Temporal Diversity in Teams?

Leading Virtually

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Seamless Teamwork in 60 Minutes, with Michael Sampson

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm presenting at the January 27 Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Seamless Teamwork. " Microsoft Press has just published my book, "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways". Seamless Teamwork is aimed at people in business teams who are using SharePoint. Join me on Tuesday January 27 at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting for a whistle-stop tour of Seamless Teamwork.

Seamless Teamwork for the SharePoint User Group (May 2009, Wellington)

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm presenting on Seamless Teamwork at the May 28, 2009 SharePoint User Group Meeting in Wellington. " Microsoft Press has just published my book, "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways". Seamless Teamwork is aimed at people in business teams who are using SharePoint. Join me on Thursday May 28 at the Wellington SharePoint User Group meeting for a whistle-stop tour of Seamless Teamwork.

Two Reviews of Seamless Teamwork to Kick Off 2009!

Michael Sampson - Currents

A couple of people have posted new reviews of Seamless Teamwork to kick off the new year. Writing on the Seamless Teamwork page on Amazon.com , Sean Earp writes: " This book is everything that I hoped SharePoint for Project Management: How to Create a Project Management Information System (PMIS) with SharePoint would be. This is a fantastic book for project-leads who have struggled with motivating their team and creating a clearly defined path to successful seamless teamwork. ".

Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Update

Michael Sampson - Currents

With going on my World Tour last month, the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group was put on hold. Now that I'm back in New Zealand. I hope to re-start it this week with Mark from EndUserSharePoint.com. Stay tuned for updates

When the Leader is the Only One Remote From the Team

Leading Virtually

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From Command and Control to Collaboration and Teamwork - Preparing Business Leaders for the Knowledge Economy

Elsua

Yes, indeed, have a look into From Command & Control to Collaboration & Teamwork. Remember the blog post I put together a few days back highlighting a superb video interview with John Chambers , CEO of Cisco Systems , talking about The Power of Collaborating Innovation ?

No Email Reply? Don’t Let it Get the Better of You

Leading Virtually

Challenges Collaboration Collaboration technology Email Teamwork communication email no email reply rules of engagement small talk team compact technology unanswered email virtual team virtual teams Isn’t technology meant to connect us? Instead, it often creates feelings of isolation.

What Leads to Effective Virtual Teamwork?

Leading Virtually

Briggs on ‘ Principles for Effective Virtual Teamwork.’ Tags: Teamwork Leadership Collaboration Collaboration technology Challenges after action review blogs collaboration collaboration technology communication email etiquette leading virtually motivation motivation in virtual teams online collaboration team building team compact thank you email trust virtual team virtual work virtual world wikis

Week 1 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mark Miller and I recorded Week 1 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group earlier today. It was supposed to be a live session, but a few technical issues led us to go with a recorded session today. Mark will get it rolling properly for next week. You can view and hear Week 1 now.

Week 3 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group: Chapter 2

Michael Sampson - Currents

The recording for Week 3 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group is now live on EndUserSharePoint.com.

Questions from Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

With the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group shifting to a more open format, we invited questions. The goal here, per Seamless Teamwork, is to make SharePoint the place to work. Tags: SharePoint seamless teamwork and then extended an invitation to those people to attend the live portion. For week 2, there were some real doosies , but not everyone who asked was able to participate in the discussion.

Preventing Poor Performance in Teams

Leading Virtually

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How Important Is It To Manage Temporal Diversity in Virtual Teams?

Leading Virtually

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On the Priority of Team Work

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nicholas responded: Re teamwork: the latter. When teaching (especially with MBA audiences) and discussing leadership and teamwork, audiences often argue “the No. Nicholas Bate wrote “ the priority of team work is not fun ” (#10 in the list). I wrote to him and asked for clarification: Did you mean “team work is a priority, and it’s hard work to get it right,” or “the priority of team work is not to have fun”?

Using Technology for Teamwork and Collaboration Critical, Says John Chambers

Leading Virtually

Today’s world requires leaders who are more collaborative and teamwork oriented. I have long admired John Chambers, the CEO of Cisco. In my various readings of Cisco, I have observed how Mr. Chambers has been able to produce a strong culture of customer satisfaction at Cisco.