Leading Teams: Establishing Goals, Roles, and Guidelines

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


The way in which a team is built is an important factor in determining team success. Leading a team quickly and smoothly into high performance mode requires the groundwork of setting team goals, identifying project tasks and assigning the right people to them, and defining the standards of team behavior to ensure team members work together so that team objectives are met.
This course covers techniques for laying the foundation for a successful team. These techniques include setting team goals, assigning roles to individual team members, and defining specific guidelines that outline how team members should behave to minimize conflict and optimize team performance. Materials designed to support blended learning activities aligned with this course are available from the Resources Page.

Target Audience

All levels of employees that lead and manage teams and anyone wishing to develop and refine their leadership skills in a team environment


Expected Duration

60 min.

Course Objectives

Course Overview

Establishing Team Goals

  • order the steps that a given team should take to establish team goals
  • Assigning Team Roles

  • sequence examples of the steps for assigning team members to appropriate roles
  • Establishing Team Guidelines

  • recognize examples of effective guidelines for team conduct
  • match types of guidelines for team conduct with corresponding examples




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