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The Power of Teamwork

How We Can All Work Better Together

by (author) Brian Goldman

Publisher
HarperCollins Canada
Initial publish date
Apr 2022
Category
Organizational Development, Leadership, General
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781443464000
    Publish Date
    Apr 2022
    List Price
    $15.99
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781443463997
    Publish Date
    Apr 2022
    List Price
    $32.99

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New from the bestselling author of The Power Kindness and host of CBC Radio’s White Coat, Black Art

In the high-pressure and complex setting of healthcare, a new approach to teamwork is leading to healthier patients, happier staff and more efficient operations. Healthcare’s embrace of a new teamwork model has been noticed by people outside the medical world, so doctors are going outside the walls of the hospital to teach manufacturers, business owners, franchisees, customer service representatives and even those in sports and entertainment to do better by shifting the culture from “me” to “we.”

Drawing on groundbreaking research and examples from around the world, The Power of Teamwork shows how a team approach to medicine can improve customer service and help women break the glass ceiling. It can solidify the provision of social services to troubled youth, and boost the efficiency and safety of the military and critical industrial complexes like nuclear power plants. It can even make professional sports teams perform better.

About the author

BRIAN GOLDMAN is an emergency physician at Toronto's Mount Sinai Hospital and the host of CBC Radio's award-winning program White Coat, Black Art. His inspiring yet bracingly honest TEDx talk about medical errors—which has been viewed on the Internet almost one million times—has cemented his reputation as one of his generation's keenest observers of the culture of modern medicine. The author of the acclaimed book The Night Shift, Dr. Goldman lives in Toronto with his wife and two children.

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