Book News: February 14th, 2001

Stewart R (Ed.)

Covers not only the usual ‘understanding teams’ material, but also a range of innovative aspects such as the role of technology and virtual teams. Includes a satisfying mix of theory and practical help. Deal with market-place pressures that have caused businesses to restructure themselves in a team-based form, and the cultural changes necessary to allow successful teamworking. Covers all aspects of team management, from leading team meetings to using management games. Proves invaluable for anyone who is a team leader or manager or even just a student of organizational processes. Includes organizational examples, clear diagrams, models, matrices, inventories and questionnaires that not only bring the text to life but ensure that even the most casual reader will take something useful away.

Publisher: Gower. ISBN: 0566079682. Price: 65 UK pounds