99U.com is my go-to page when it comes to team work and communication. They have plenty of resources and articles and it’s a really helpful site. As almost every job nowadays, Ux requires good communication. As Heidi Grant Halvorson states, we are more often misunderstood than understood.
Researchers at MIT’s Human Dynamics Laboratory have found conversations outside of formal meetings are the most important factor that contributes to team success. Their research showed that the energy and engagement of these informal interactions accounts for one third of the differences in productivity between groups. Continue reading quick facts: The best teams communicate outside of formal meetings
Take away 99U has been winner of the Webby Award for best cultural blog two years in a row (2011-2012) and it is indeed a great site. In this talk hosted by 99U, Keith Yamashita shows the secrets ingredients to building great, functional teams. He says, to harness the potential of a team (or … Continue reading 99U: Keith Yamashita – The 3 Habits of Great Creative Teams