Example of a Team Type

Team Types: Why they matter, and how to harness their power

7 min read

Learn about each of the nine Team Types, and get tips to align your team capabilities with the work at hand to achieve your goals.

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team performance

Team performance: How to build a winning team (even from scratch)

10 min read

Learn how to hire for, evaluate, and improve team performance, so you can bring greater stability and success to your organization.

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5 ways PI Design can help you build winning teams

5 min read

Building an all-star team can be daunting. Here are five ways PI Design helps you up the odds of success, so you can crush your goals.

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A manager displaying cross functional team leadership.

10 key skills for cross-functional team leadership

10 min read

Cross-functional teams make your organization efficient and innovative. Learn the best skills to master cross-functional team leadership.

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Where are our remotes?! The Hybrid Olympics Chronicles

14 min read

The PI People Ops team just pulled off an unprecedented Hybrid Office Olympics. Let me elaborate by walking you through my week as a remote Office Olympian.

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How to lead your most productive meetings yet in a hybrid workplace

7 min read

While running hybrid meetings may sound daunting, don’t let them intimidate you. With thoughtful consideration and a bit of planning, you can lead productive meetings in just about any workplace setting.

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Dysfunctional teams: The 5 characteristics

7 min read

Dysfunctional teams can cripple an organization. To prevent dysfunction in teams, you need an understanding of the “where” and the “why,” in addition to the more obvious “who.” 

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Post-pandemic team effectiveness starts with self-aware leadership.

4 min read

Wondering how best to navigate today’s hybrid work environment? Here are three ways to get in tune with yourself and those you lead.

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How to build a strong and successful team

6 min read

Learn how to build a team that is resilient, impactful, and self-sustaining–in the office or virtually. Get started on your next team today.

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Effective team communication: What it is and how to achieve it

5 min read

Effective team communication can be the difference between smooth productivity and total failure to achieve goals as a group. There are nuances to how your organization can benefit from better messaging.

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OPTIMA21 speaker lineup

OPTIMA21 headliner Patrick Lencioni pulls at the roots of team dysfunction

3 min read

Patrick Lencioni is just one of several thought leaders joining OPTIMA21, The event team has been hard at work since 2019, ensuring an exciting, all-new virtual experience.

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a cross-functional team

7 tips to develop the best cross-functional teams

10 min read

Cross-functional teams can be extremely rewarding, but are challenging to get right. Here’s how to ensure these teams run smoothly.

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How great team leadership starts with a great team

10 min read

Team leadership has a significant impact on team performance and employee engagement. Here’s how to pick those leaders and make them count.

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What makes a successful team? The must-have qualities

6 min read

Is your organization set up for team success? Learn what qualities are integral to productive team-building and how you can get started today.

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