Deconstructing Constructive Feedback

Deconstructing Constructive Feedback

We’re social creatures- we don’t want anyone to hate us. Unfortunately, what works in the wild doesn’t always work in the office, and our eagerness for social acceptance often manifests itself when we’re about to give our peers adequate feedback. That is to say, we...

Technology and Team Development

Technology and Team Development

One of the most innovative investigations on team communications was undertaken by the MIT Human Dynamics Lab, which used wearable electronic sensors to collect data on team member communication behaviors — tone of voice, movements, body position, whom they talked to...

How to Survive Teamwork in College

How to Survive Teamwork in College

Since being at college, I’ve picked up on a few skills here and there. Although figuring out how to (finally) do laundry and being able to make my last five dollars stretch have been useful, the most valuable thing I’ve learned is the process of teamwork and...