Visual Teams: Graphic Tools for Commitment, Innovation, and High Performance
This book uses visual tools to explore how high performance teams work. The best teams work like creative designers—and a "design approach" is the key to innovation and productivity. Visual Teams builds on Visual Meetings by showing users how to knit together best practices described in the first book, and turn them into strategies that work across the whole arc of a team'...more
There are some good insights here. I particularly liked the simple observation that "pushing" information and content onto others (through closed agendas, packed powerpoint presentations and the like) leads to resistance and people drawing away. Conversely, tools for team leadership that "pulls" people in includes simple open frameworks, questions and interactive visualisations.
There are als ...more
Have already read the other two books in the "Visual" series so there is a lot of repeat, but repetitiveness in a way that makes sense, emphasizing different elements that supported the 'team' theme rather than the 'leadership' theme. Some elements went into much deeper detail here and it was great to get a better understanding of these elements I've been reading about elsewhere.