The Power of Teams

Smith School of Business uses an innovative approach to team-based learning that is far more sophisticated than that used in other programs. We believe strongly in our team-based approach because it mirrors today’s progressive workplace.

Understanding the Power of Teams

Smith School of Business uses an innovative approach to team-based learning that is far more sophisticated than that used in other programs. We believe strongly in our team-based approach because it mirrors today's progressive workplace. You will be assigned to a team for the duration of the program, and you will gain a thorough understanding of the best practices for successful team-building and teamwork. Team members collaborate on assignments, projects and presentations, drawing on the skills and experience of individual team members, greatly enhancing the learning experience.

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Team Coaching and Support

A dedicated, professional Team Coach is assigned to every team. Throughout the program, they will monitor your team’s effectiveness and provide regular feedback and guidance that is pivotal to the learning process. You will be provided with proven processes and best practices for overcoming any obstacles that may arise during the year.

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Developing Your Team and Leadership Skills

One of the greatest benefits of our team-based approach is the opportunity to develop your team and leadership skills – skills that are essential in business today. At Smith you don’t just learn about teamwork and leadership, you actually put them into practice. Each team member is given opportunities to lead projects as well as contribute to those led by other team members.

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Chad Koziel

“Queen's put together fantastic teams that nurtured my academic and personal growth in unexpected and amazing ways. 

Chad Koziel, MMA 2015
Vendor Manager
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Brad Kent

The team experience was amazing. It forced us to really divide and conquer, adapt to each other and manage ourselves as a team. It is a good analogy to work in real life. 

Brad Kent, MMA 2015
Marketing Analytics Leader
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