by Kimball Fisher | Oct 3, 2012 | UncategorizedCredit goes to the Tavistock Institute in the United Kingdom for instituting the idea of team studies, just after World War II. The research at the “Tavvy”—as insiders called it–wrote […]
by Kimball Fisher | Feb 26, 2013 | UncategorizedDid you hear the story about the two hikers and the bear? As the bear begins to chase the hikers, one of them drops to the ground and puts on […]
by Kimball Fisher | Jan 22, 2013 | UncategorizedStarving your organization’s teams of systems, structures, and resources is like cutting off the power or blocking roads to an otherwise successful city, and virtually guarantees team failure. A full implementation of the team concept includes much more than putting...
by Kimball Fisher | Jan 20, 2013 | UncategorizedMuch as the human body sends out white blood cells to fight off anything aberrant to the greater organism, corporations discourage – often subtly – the operations which have different […]
by Kimball Fisher | Jan 9, 2013 | UncategorizedIn spite of the mounting evidence about the success of teams, not all team based operations are effective. In my discussions with team managers and practitioners, many people suggest that about […]