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Team Players: Collaborating in Business

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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. It wasn’t the makeup of the team or the leadership.