Journey without Fear: Leading Your Teams to High Performance
Psychological safety has been identified by Google’s Project Aristotle as a top condition for creating high-performing teams. Yet many organizations are affected by fear in the workplace. It manifests itself in employee disengagement, lack of innovation, a toxic working environment with gossip and rumors, and the best people resigning. How can we start taking the first steps away from the culture of fear and toward a culture of psychological safety? Join this interactive session to experiment with a Fear in the Workplace game and start these difficult conversations in a fun way. Experience a number of safety enhancers that can help you, your teams, and your organization on this journey. This session is designed with elements of Training from the Back of the Room and includes a number of Liberating Structures, and it brings together tried and true practices from years of coaching teams in the US, Canada, Ireland, and Japan. Come learn by doing, and bring back a set of practices designed to significantly improve psychological safety in teams and organizations.