Increasing the Effectiveness of Cross Functional Teams
PRASAD SN, Professor, India, Member
Here are two tips to increase the effectiveness of CFTs that I know from experience:
1. If about 30-40% members have dual/triple specialisations e.g., marketing-finance, marketing-hr, marketing-hr-finance, operations-marketing etc., this will enhance the effectiveness of the CFT.
2. In the early stages of forming/norming, the open forum must have a code of conduct which allows an open and unbiased opportunity for constructive criticism....