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The Foundations of Team Leadership - Practical tools for building high perf...

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The Seafarers Club

Level 5

52 Tyler St Britomart


New Zealand

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This programme is designed to equip a leader with the foundational skills required to lead a high performing team including:

Manage difficult team members and conflict

Drive accountability to achieve the team objectives

Run effective meetings, coach for performance

Creating a clear purpose and aligning team members

In this fully interactive and experiential workshop, you’ll explore the essential ingredients required for collaborative high-performance. You’ll gain insight into your current team dynamics and how your leadership style is hindering or promoting performance. From this new awareness, you learn the practical processes required to move the team forward addressing personal leadership, coaching for performance and foundational team processes. Throughout the 2-days you’ll gain practical tools to lead effective meetings, building trust, hold people accountable and creating an inspiring purpose & vision.

Learning Outcomes:

- A deep understanding of how team dynamics work and how they have a significant impact on performance

- The ability to apply the skills of team dynamic diagnostic to your own team and understand how to benchmark and move the team forward

- Personal insight and awareness into leadership patterns sustaining the current team dynamics

- How to work effectively with conflict and difficult team members to build psychological safety and trust

- The ability to create inspirational team vision and purpose

- Know how to generate clarity and commitment for each team member through role clarity and structure

- Immediately implement practical team process to ensure that you hold team members accountable to deliver on success

Who’s it for?

This programme is for leaders of teams (2-20+ team members) who want to:

- Inspire engagement, energy, and greatness in your team

- Increase the performance of a team that might be under-performing or not reaching its full potential

- Implement practical, time-efficient activities to drive accountability

- Learn how to deal with challenging team dynamics/personalities that might be holding back team

- Challenge yourself and develop a new and refreshing set of team leadership skills

Why is team leadership important?

In today’s business world of hyper-activity which continually demands an ‘always on’ and ‘always striving for excellence’ mentality, leaders now need to be equipped with the skills and capabilities to lead collaborative, high performing teams in order to deliver on their business objectives. It’s not an easy feat and requires a significant amount of time and effort. What may surprise you is not all high-performing teams are collaborative, and not all collaborative teams are high-performing. So how do you create the power of team so it is both collaborative and high performing? Put simply – the magic happens when you combine three essential ingredients – Context, Connection and Clarity together which allows anything to be made possible.

Programme Outline

Training Agenda

Support before & after the workshop

- At TPT we strongly believe in impactful experiences that go beyond the workshop and translate into real sustainable change. To achieve this each participant is provided with a pre-work pack which is approximately 2 hours of work to engage and align significant stakeholders into the change process. You’ll also be provided with access to our online team analysis and reporting tool.

- Post the workshop you’ll be invited to join a team mentoring group workshop held 2 weeks and 1-month post the workshop, to support you to integrate the learnings.

- There is also the option for all post-graduates of this programme to sign up for on-going team mentoring and leadership coaching following this programme

- Each participant will also receive a complimentary copy of our book “The Power of Team”.


- Early Bird tickets - $1049 plus GST ** Limited places available until 14th February 2018 or when they sell out

- Standard tickets- $1249 plus GST

- Please note we will accept transfers to other people or a deferment of course date but we do not accept refunds. So if you do need to make a change, just let us know who or when and we can make this happen.

- Tickets include morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea for 2 days, Team Leadership manual and resource tool-kit. Parking at Britomart also included.


The event is held in the Spark Lab level 5 of the Stunning Seaferers Club.

- The day begins at 9am and ends at 4.30pm on both days.

- A healthy lunch will be provided, and break times and dietary requirements can be catered for – just email us and let us know.

- Parking will be provided at the Britomart Carparking building, and is included in your registration fee

Your Trainers

Michael Friis and Sarah Friis are co-founders of The Performance Team

The Performance Team is a leading New Zealand consultancy dedicated to unleashing the power of team.

The Performance Team was founded from the inspiration of over 40 years’ expertise in leading, facilitating, and coaching collaborative high-performance teams. We have taken the very best of world-leading assessments and insights from customer success to create an innovative way of solving the business problems of today.

Our core purpose: To unleash the Power of Team

Our inspiring vision: The global thought leader in team performance

Our shared values: connected, real and impactful.

The Performance team has worked with leaders across a range of organisations and industry sectors including:

Sarah Friis

With a Masters in Psychology and over 20 years’ experience as a team leadership facilitator, coach and inspirational speaker in New Zealand and abroad, Sarah is an expert at building high performance teams and cultures. Sarah’s bold leadership style, coupled with high emotional intelligence and a sense of calm is a powerful package to move teams away from old patterns and to establish new and innovative ways of working.

Michael Friis

Michael Friis is an experienced facilitator and leadership coach. He has developed award-winning teams and built a sales and service business from startup through to multimillion-dollar turnover and, ultimately, successful sale. Experienced in the leadership challenges of small and enterprise business, Michael has the practical experience of team leadership with internal teams and external partnerships.

Any questions?

Give us a call! We are very happy to have a conversation with you about the course and to answer any questions you might have. +64222444333

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