Fostering Effective Team Collaboration and Communication

This course provides managers with best practices to develop communication for fostering a self-managing team. In this course you'll learn how to establish a communication plan and provide your team with the tools for successful collaboration.
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(11)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
May 3, 2018
Duration
2h 4m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(11)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
May 3, 2018
Duration
2h 4m
Description

This course is for any manager who is interested in building a communication plan and leading a self-managing team. In this course, Fostering Effective Team Collaboration and Communication, you will learn scenarios and techniques to overcome communication barriers within your team. First, you will learn a communication strategy for your team and best practices to avoid miscommunication. Next, you will discover the importance of reviewing the effectiveness of meetings to ensure that all participants are engaged for maximum collaboration. Finally, you will explore best practices in establishing trust and leading a self-managing team. When you're finished with this course, you will be able to establish a communication plan and provide your team with the tools for successful collaboration.

About the author
About the author

Shelley has over 16 years of experience in IT as a Web Developer, Technical Architect, Manager, and Trainer. Her years of experience designing, developing, and managing global corporate training programs gives her the ability to effectively organize training programs that are engaging and entertaining.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hello world! My name is Shelley Benhoff, and welcome to my course, Fostering Effective Team Collaboration and Communication. I'm a senior consultant and professional trainer at Hoffstech, and I'm a top author here at Pluralsight. I have also managed global teams, and this course includes real stories from my professional career. In this course, we're going to go through several entertaining animated scenarios featuring a cast of characters that hold various positions within an organization. You'll watch as the management team develops their communication practices to achieve the maximum level of productivity. Some of the major topics that we'll cover include implementing a communications strategy, avoiding miscommunication, reviewing the effectiveness of meetings, establishing trust, avoiding the silo effect, and leading a self-managing team. By the end of this course, you will know how you can apply the strategies presented in this course in your current job as a manager to help you plan and roll out communications practices to support your goals while minimizing miscommunication to ultimately reduce project time lines and costs. I hope you'll join me on this journey to effectively develop your communication practices with the Fostering Effective Team Collaboration and Communication course here on Pluralsight.