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. According to a 2015 Forbes magazine article , this approach didn’t work.