What To Include In Team Code Of Conduct

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Working With A Prima Donna Is A Really Tough Job

I am a member of a 3 member team.I have this really headstrong team member who was preparing for an exam due to which I took on a major part of the load for the project. This person refused to listen to anything that made sense regarding the topic to be chosen for project work despite the fact that … [Read more...]

New Team Leader Worries About Experienced Members

If I have to lead the team which consists of many experienced members,¬†what is the best approach and if they have conflicts, what can I do? The Team Doc Says... Okay let me first say you don't sound super thrilled with leading a team. If this assignment was something you did not want to do, … [Read more...]

When Team Leaders Don’t Get Along, It’s Bad News For Everyone

It happens in every organization. Two leaders of two different teams just can't get along. It's wreaking havoc among the other teams. Things are just a mess. As the program manager, you've been asked to fix the situation. What should you do? Not an easy task to say the least. Sounds like these two … [Read more...]

Team Member Doesn’t Share In Collaborative Tasks

A new team (two members and a lead) was recently formed to provide technical support for a new product. I started a few weeks before the second member and built up some knowledge and resources. As soon as the new member joined, I shared everything I had. Two tasks were put to the team and we … [Read more...]