Team Players: Collaborating in Business
JANUARY 5, 2018
Being a team player is one of the most coveted traits that employers look for in new candidates. What does being a team player mean? According to Robert Golembiewski in his “ Handbook of Organizational Consultation ,” 79 percent of Fortune 1000 companies use self-managing teams and 94 percent use employee work groups. Employers routinely say they want employees who can work in teams. The result? It wasn’t the makeup of the team or the leadership.