Focus Question: What are the roles which are going to help this team excel?
Clarity around roles in a team is critical for team success, especially when team members are working remotely and/or don’t see each other on a regular basis.
Clear Roles is another important component of the Six Factors of High Performing Teams. It’s often not an area people tend to explore.
Across the team, there may be different roles which each team member is well suited for. Perhaps there are members of the team who are great at:
Take some time as a team to discuss the different roles which are important for you as a team in getting things done.
What are the roles which are going to help the team?
Who plays what role?
How do the roles match with the talents and skills in the team?
Are there any roles that are missing?
What are the roles which are going to create new things? Get things done?
You will also want to explore WHAT key roles are needed by the team?
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