Team Science: Building High-Performance Teams with Eduardo Salas, PhD | Ep 42

No Way Out

Sep 7 2023 • 46 mins

Is there a way to turn a team of experts into an expert team?

What can business leaders learn from Coach Prime (Coach Deion Sanders, head football coach at the University of Colorado, Boulder)?

Uncover the true magic of Team Science and its profound impact on organizational outcomes in our fascinating conversation with Teams That Work co-author, Eduardo Salas, PhD.

Will you fall into the common myths that hinder efficient collaboration, or rise above with the evidence-based guidance from our distinguished guest? Discover how the art of team planning, action, and learning can revolutionize your workplace dynamics.

Journey with us as we navigate the intricate maze of task interdependence and its crucial place in understanding group and team context. We delve into the Navy's TADMUS program and aviation Crew Resource Management (CRM) and their revolutionary influence on Team Science.

Finally, we walk you through the essential steps of effective team planning and debriefing, elucidating the importance of a shared mental model within a team. Why is debriefing a game-changer, and how does it reduce unexpected events? We explore, with Eduardo Salas, the immense contributions he has made to the field of Team Science. From his groundbreaking work in aviation to his support of Nigel Thurlow,  Professor John Turner, and Brian Rivera's work on the Flow System, his insights are a treasure trove for anyone seeking to understand the intricacies of team dynamics.

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