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Main Title Empowered teams : creating self-directed work groups that improve quality, productivity, and participation /
Author Wellins, Richard S.
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Byham, William C.
Wilson, Jeanne M.
Publisher Jossey-Bass,
Year Published 1991
OCLC Number 23286605
ISBN 1555423531 (alk. paper)
Subjects Work groups
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HD66.W45 1991 2 cys Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/24/1992
EJDM HRD HD66.W45 1991 OASQA Library/Fort Meade,MD 12/23/1993
EJEM  HD66.W45 1991 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 09/30/1994
ELCM  HD66.W45 1991 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 11/20/1998
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xxvii, 258 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
"A Bard Productions book"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-250) and index.
Contents Notes
A workplace revolution: the coming of empowered teams -- Part 1: How teams work -- Empowering teams: reaping the benefits of greater employee participation -- Moving toward empowered teams: rethinking leadership responsibilities -- Confronting new organizational questions: how teams function in a redesigned organization -- A day in the life of a self-directed team: a case study -- Part 2: Preparing for teams -- Implementing a new vision: the role of senior management -- Planning the successful launch of self-directed teams: the design process and principles -- The new look of leadership: what's left for a leader to do? -- Selecting team players: choosing the right people for teamwork -- Training the new team: planning and supporting critical skill development -- Part 3: Building strong teams -- Stage 1: Getting started -- Stage 2: Going in circles -- Stage 3: getting on course -- Stage 4: Full speed ahead -- Epilogue: What's next for self-directed teams?