Effective Communication Skills

Effective Teaming

Course Overview:
This course will strengthen your teaming skills. The material is presented in these topic areas: team types, team format, team development, strengths you bring to teams, personal team communication styles, team member behaviors, team meetings, team writing, team presentations, helpful electronic teaming tools, communicating effectively with difficult teammates, nonverbal communication suggestions for effective teaming, interpersonal skills suggestions for effective teaming, team members’ bill of rights and responsibilities, and characteristics of effective teams.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the participant will be able to:
  • Identify team development factors that support effective teaming.
  • Recognize the common personal team communication styles and determine if you currently practice the most effective style.
  • Recognize a number of electronic tools that support team efforts ranging from planning and organizing teams to writing team reports and preparing team presentations.
  • Identify several characteristics of effective team members and teams.

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


    Speaker / Author:

    Robert G. Insley
    Robert G. Insley is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management at the University of North Texas where he is the coordinator of the business communication course offerings for the College of Business Administration. A graduate of Northern Illinois University, Dr. Insley's teaching and research interests include all aspects of business communication. He has articles published in such journals as The Journal of Business Communication, Business Communication Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business & Entrepreneurship, and the Journal of Computer Information Systems and has presented papers at numerous professional conferences. He has also reviewed numerous business communication, organizational behavior, and management textbooks, CD-ROM programs, and journal manuscripts and has contributed to several newspaper articles. Dr. Insley has also developed and conducted training sessions on a variety of business communication topics for several corporations and is an active member of the Association for Business Communication. Dr. Insley's most current teaching award is that of University Honor Professor.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $24.95


    Course Code : 99INS01

    Release Date : 03/10/2015
    Expire Date : 05/26/2022
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : New Standards
    Length : 50min
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Theme : Effective Communication Skills

    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Communications & Marketing

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