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Creating open lines of communication


Open communication is like the fluid in your joints: when it's there, you don't even notice it. But when it breaks down, every day becomes painful.

The good news is that adding a few simple techniques to your team's repertoire can have a dramatic impact on how you communicate and work together.

Top 4 plays for making decisions as a team

Understand what's most important, seek guidance, and assign roles for each decision you make.

Stand-ups

The 10-minute ritual for sharing progress and surfacing blockers.

Project Poster

Get everyone on the same page and keep stakeholders up to date.

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Retrospectives

A safe space to discuss what's working and what's not.

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Sparring

Let peers review work in progress and suggest improvements.

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Project Team Health Monitor

Use the Health Monitor to self-assess against eight attributes common amongst high-performing teams, then track your progress over time.

Gather your project team for an honest discussion about how you're working together.

 

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