Full course description
In this online workshop, you will explore ways in which you can improve your performance in a team environment. Through group activities, short research projects, collaborative exercises, and self-evaluation, you will discover the basics of teamwork, including:
- Team Codes of Conduct
- Advanced and Emerging Communication Tools
- Peer Evaluation, Common Team Communication Challenges
- Methods for Professional and Personal Development
By the end of the workshop, you will have both knowledge and skills to communicate successfully as part of a team.
The competencies for this workshop are:
- Apply teamwork concepts to work projects
- Create methods to resolve team communication challenges
- Complete a team collaboration project
- Design a team-based professional development plan
About the Facilitator
Susan Prater, a Doane University Alumnus, holds a degree in Business with an emphasis in human resources. She works as a business consultant helping individuals and organizations develop solutions to problems and expand their capacities to do business. Her background includes; training, learning and development, start-ups, cross-functional teams and team-building. Susan has more than five years experience developing training and employee development programs for start-up and established organizations. She is experienced in presenting on important topics for the workplace; critical thinking, problem solving, team building, leadership and customer service.
"I see a need to train students to understand how to analyze and solve problems in the workplace. "
" Susan is someone that I have taken guidance from, learning new things about customer service."
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