Wake Up and Smell the Coffee

The Imperative of Teams
By Simon Mac Rory
About the Summary

Simon Mac Rory, a specialist in team development who for more than twenty years has worked with senior staff leaders to help them discover how to have a truly high-performing team, wrote Wake Up and Smell the Coffee for team members, team leaders, and organizations. It puts the imperative of teams in context; discusses the characteristics, strengths, and challenges of the basic team types; and teaches leaders and team members alike how to have effective teams.

In This Summary You’ll Learn:

  • What teams are and why they are crucial to business success.
  • Why “giggers” and Gen Y make teams even more important.
  • The four basic team types and their strengths and weaknesses.
  • The twelve criteria for team effectiveness.
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