Wherever you spend majority of your time and effort.....
Today’s blog is by Margaret Stewart, Director of HR, and Administration at SafeSourcing Inc.
Wherever you spend majority of your time and effort, whether it is at home, school, or work, there are prevailing themes that you may notice. The biggest and arguably the most necessary is teamwork. Within a family, teamwork could mean a number of things, from sharing in the chores and housework, chipping in on bills and expenses, or simply working together to make things interesting and fun. Schools often use teamwork, not only in sports, but also through collaborative classwork or group projects. This type of teamwork is an important learned skill because it will ultimately affect every person later in life, especially at work.
Work environments rely heavily on teamwork in different, yet equally important, ways. Teamwork allows employers to play to the strengths of their team. For instance, if one person is great at organizing and finding files, they may help other employees filing tasks so they can focus on work that align with their strengths. In addition to utilizing stronger areas, employees can share workload when a task becomes more daunting. For instance, if a project suddenly becomes more complex than initially thought, others on the team can help to either get the larger task done or work on the smaller tasks, allowing for more focus on the larger tasks.
Whichever way your business team supports each other and finds success, there is another way to utilize teamwork and that is through a procurement partner, like SafeSourcing. SafeSourcing can help your team and assist in their procurement efforts or take them on entirely so your team can focus on what they do best. Procurement partners can help find the vendors you need, services you need, or the supplies you need and often at rates lower than expected.
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