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Chapter 19. When the Team Is Brand - New > Establish Criteria for Members - Pg. 247

When the Team Is Brand - New 247 Establish Criteria for Members Before criteria can be established for selecting team members, the team's mission must be clearly understood. Obviously, the people you choose must have the skills needed to achieve the mission, but that's not all. Members should have personal characteristics that make for team success. What these are may differ from team to team. It's the team leader's responsibility to make a realistic assessment of what these personality traits should be. Skills Required After you develop your job description (see Chapter 7), you can determine which qualities you seek for the person who will be assigned to do the job. Team Terms Job specifications are the qualifications a person should have in order to perform a job. In some situations the job specifications must be rigidly followed; others may allow for some flexi-