Deliverable 6 – Leading a High Performing Team

Deliverable 6 – Leading a High Performing Team
Assignment Content

Competency

Analyze leadership roles, techniques, and challenges in leading teams.

Student Success Criteria

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Scenario

As a leader, you have been tasked with building a team whose purpose is to recommend a new performance evaluation system. The current system is outdated and greatly reduces employee morale each year.

Instructions

As the leader of this problem-solving team, you are tasked with leading a high performing team. During the process of leading and managing the team, you have noticed things could improve, such as interpersonal and analytic skills. The company has asked you for a one-page report outlining the challenges of the team and your recommendations.

In your report, you will want to:

Discuss interpersonal skills and analytic skills needed when managing teams.
How do the different leadership roles impact the team process?
Discuss different challenges that may arise while leading the team.
What are different types of strategies a team leader can use to develop a high-performing team?
Provide your recommendations for the best strategy you will use, as the leader of the team, to build a high-performing team and overcome challenges you may face when managing the team.