Your team challenges reported
Below are some team challenges shared by our guests at the book launch in Brighton 5th March 2013. A few happy people won a book in the draw as a result!
Don’t miss the opportunity to win a copy of the book, by sharing one of YOUR team challenges here!
Here are the reported team challenges from Brighton. Do you recognize some of these too?
When you have a team who have personal relationships further up the chain – so managing your boss’s partner
One Machiavellian character who wrecks team dynamics to his/her own ends
Having to manage my manager and lead the leader
Knitting squares for a charity blanket
Working within a team (all very good friends) then becoming the manager. Having to manage the “friends”.
A “back stabbing” team leader who created a series of lies and mistruth scenarios to get her own way. Openly told everyone she wanted to get my job and could do a better job.
Taking a 50/50 share of a business that my younger sister started
When your team consists of people who are incompetent – making the best of a bad lot!
Trying to change (develop) a selection process for P.C. teams that wasn’t based on the child’s parents and £’s
How to manage a team which is constantly changing, in a high risk environment