Teams and other task-oriented groups are pervasive in the workplace as well as in everyday life. The role of teams is becoming more and more important as organizations learn the great benefits of putting the power of teams to use.
The ever accelerating speed of technological change is creating an environment where teams are needed to bring the expertise of several organization members together.
Learning about teams and how to function successfully in a team is no longer an option. Like understanding new technology, it has become indispensable for success in a career and in life.
Team Power is an educational board game specifically designed to teach important skills and concepts for working in all kinds of groups and teams. Players learn four sets of skills:
- Task Skills (for getting the job done)
- Interpersonal Skills (for cooperating effectively with other team members)
- Self-Management Skills (for maximizing their own contributions)
- Leadership Skills (for members who want play a leadership role in helping the team achieve its goals)
2-6 players or teams. Suitable for Grades 8-adult. 2008.