312-253-4321    Get SUPPORT

Alchetec Blog

Tip of the Week: Excelling at Teamwork

Tip of the Week: Excelling at Teamwork

How well do your employees collaborate with one another? Teamwork is essential to the success of any business, but it’s often something that doesn’t come naturally to some users. These days, there are ways you can make communication and teamwork more effective and efficient for your workforce. This week’s tip is dedicated to making this work.

Clarify Your Roles
The first thing you need to realize is that everyone should know what their role is with no misunderstandings. This helps you put processes in place that can help your employees know what they are responsible for and work toward a goal.

Ensuring this level of transparency can help foster appropriate teamwork. Feedback can be provided based on the role a user plays in a project, and you can use that feedback to assign them new challenges and objectives. You can also give team members a better way to approach their objectives by providing a singular end goal to work toward, at their discretion. If you give them power over their own processes, they will begin to take ownership of them and try to work in the most effective way possible.

Praise the Team’s Efforts
Sometimes interpersonal tensions can get in the way of a team performing as it’s supposed to. In cases like this, providing the team with praise can give them the incentive needed to set aside their differences and focus on the collaborative efforts. If this is the method chosen for encouraging teamwork, it’s important that you focus the praise on the team’s overall performance rather than individual performance, as this can breed jealousy in an already volatile environment. That being said, transparency is still important, as you don’t want employees to piggyback off of others’ success when in reality they don’t accomplish anything.

Encourage Socialization of Staff
For a group of people to work as a team, they need to visualize themselves as a team. One way to expedite this process is to make sure they are spending time together as a group. Team meetings might be helpful for discussing certain tasks, but they also give your employees opportunities to interact with each other in person. Activities and other social gatherings more in the casual vein can also help build camaraderie and friendly relationships between your employees. Encourage them to take team lunches or hit a local happy hour after the daily grind. When people like their coworkers, they tend to work better, so you might be surprised by the results.

Use Technology Solutions
In order for a team to work as a team, you’ll need to provide the tools to help them be as productive as possible. With the right solutions available, your team can work together on projects whether they are in the same room or across the country. Access permissions, file sharing, and virtual private networks will all be critical to the success of these solutions.

Alchetec can help your organization implement the best collaboration solutions on the market. To learn more, reach out to us at 312-253-4321.

Do and Don'ts of Managing Your Passwords
BDR Is Better Than Just Data Backup Alone


No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Monday, May 27 2019

Captcha Image

Subscribe to Our Blog!

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Best Practices Cloud Business Computing Productivity IT Services Network Security Malware Email Hackers Privacy Hosted Solutions Data Backup Data Outsourced IT Software Internet Productivity Innovation Business Managed IT Services Data Recovery Tech Term Microsoft Ransomware IT Support Computer Cloud Computing Hardware Small Business Business Continuity IT Support Backup Mobile Devices Google Efficiency Communication Android Paperless Office User Tips Managed IT Services Business Management Collaboration Remote Monitoring VoIP Windows 10 Phishing Disaster Recovery Smartphone Internet of Things Data Management Upgrade Workplace Tips Passwords Mobile Device Managed IT Server Browser Encryption Cybersecurity Office 365 Smartphones Managed Service Provider Save Money Artificial Intelligence Holiday Social Media Communications Windows 10 BYOD Wi-Fi Employer-Employee Relationship Applications Document Management Business Technology Compliance Risk Management Saving Money Government Facebook Chrome SaaS Telephone Systems Virtualization Tip of the week Windows Bandwidth File Sharing Network Vendor Management Microsoft Office Automation Infrastructure Password Recovery Help Desk Managed Service Antivirus Unified Threat Management Healthcare Information BDR Vulnerability IT Management Scam Analytics Project Management Quick Tips Two-factor Authentication Work/Life Balance Gmail IT Service Blockchain App Data Security Training Apps Going Green Firewall Customer Relationship Management Data loss Regulations Data Storage Tablet Files Website Money Router Politics Bring Your Own Device Hosted Solution Wireless Office Maintenance Mobile Device Management Robot VPN Word Virtual Reality Storage Electronic Medical Records Settings Access Control Internet Exlporer IoT Virtual Private Network How To Proactive Cooperation Employees Mobile Security Computing Monitors Alert Digital Payment Remote Monitoring and Management RMM Software as a Service The Internet of Things Company Culture Gadgets Identity Theft Assessment Licensing Remote Workers Samsung Patch Management Big Data Flexibility Customer Service Miscellaneous Unified Communications Redundancy Printing Network Management Chromebook Smart Technology Mobility How To Management Twitter Uninterrupted Power Supply Health Outlook Server Management Net Neutrality HIPAA Social Upgrades Machine Learning Computers Networking Remote Computing Options Tracking Authorization Unsupported Software Websites Hard Drive Content Filtering History Automobile Consulting Notes IT Technicians Geography Corporate Profile Conferencing 3D Printing Shared resources Data Breach Emoji OneNote Display Financial Specifications Processors Solid State Drive Cyberattacks Google Drive Voice over Internet Protocol Managed IT Service Cookies IT Budget Dark Data Test Augmented Reality Mobile IT Solutions Wireless Internet Tech Support Social Networking Legal Law Enforcement Digital Mobile Data Statistics SharePoint Wireless Technology 5G Cache G Suite USB Cabling Managed Services Provider Social Engineering Firefox PowerPoint IBM Mirgation High-Speed Internet Personal Information Computer Care WannaCry Meetings OneDrive Technology Laws Safety Permissions Star Wars Downtime Private Cloud Employee-Employer Relationship Procurement Mail Merge Taxes Hard Disk Drive Read Only Avoiding Downtime Windows 7 Techology Hacker Break Fix Nanotechnology Update Shortcut Staff Black Friday Motherboard Gadget Spyware Wires Zero-Day Threat Bluetooth Downloads Hotspot Recycling Search Point of Sale Professional Services Lenovo Migration Development Virus Instant Messaging Heating/Cooling Manufacturing Unified Threat Management Fraud Utility Computing Security Cameras Address Managing Stress Time Management Transportation Disaster Resistance Dark Web Screen Reader WPA3 Network Congestion Operating System Technology Tips Operations Superfish Users Cyber Monday Mobile Computing Humor Backup and Disaster Recovery Multi-Factor Security Language eWaste Black Market Disaster E-Commerce Consultation Virtual Assistant Chatbots Cables Computer Repair WiFi Crowdsourcing VoIP Cortana Finance Servers Hard Disk Drives User Error Software Tips End of Support Remote Worker Wearable Technology Enterprise Content Management Notifications Bookmarks Proactive IT Data Warehousing Smart Tech Apple Botnet Fleet Tracking Tech Terms Education Mouse Wasting Time Sports Office Tips Human Error Hacking Google Calendar Computing Infrastructure Physical Security Features Solid State Drives Spam Identity GPS YouTube Authentication Printer Cost Management Business Growth Monitoring ROI Vulnerabilities Favorites Touchscreen Teamwork IT Consulting Microsoft Excel Connectivity Google Maps Asset Tracking Theft Comparison Electronic Health Records Database Distributed Denial of Service Modem Supercomputer Telephony MSP Permission Trending Legislation Alerts Enterprise Resource Planning Travel Presentation Fun Emergency Cleaning Lithium-ion battery Relocation Motion Sickness Hard Drives Marketing Budget Staffing Competition Sync Error IT Consultant Printers IP Address CrashOverride Mobile Device Managment Public Cloud Students Mobile Office Administrator Regulation Domains Cybercrime Information Technology Hacks Hiring/Firing Public Speaking