16 Jun

Develop teamwork skills in your kid

Develop teamwork skills in your kid:

Sometimes it is very hard to achieve a goal single-handedly, this is when collaboration between individuals is required. Collaboration or team work is the word you come across when you step into your professional life. Every corporate has a team for each and every project so that they can achieve the goal within the said time. But some time due to the lack of teamwork and proper communication, the result might be different. This happens only when we don’t know the importance of teamwork. Here it becomes very important to introduce our children with the benefits and art of teamwork. Teamwork is a skill which cannot be learned in a day, it’s a process and takes time for children to understand.

Why should we teach them to work in a team right from childhood?

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Childhood is the time when we can mould our children in a better way and can induce all the positive qualities in them. Inculcating positive skills and thoughts right from childhood helps them to be a successful individual with a critical thinking mind.

Benefits of teamwork:

Helps to be a good listener and speaker:

When we work in a team, every member is assigned with some work which would get completed if they listen and speak to other members of the team. This is how they become a good listener and speaker.

Welcome differences:

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Teamwork helps children to come across and gain knowledge about different cultures, beliefs and ethnicities that other children come with. This helps them to accept others the way they are, creating less conflict between them.

Gains confidence:

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Children with low confidence get a chance to show their skills in-front of others and also to speak about their ideas and thoughts, this assists  them in gaining confidence. When others listen to them and praise their skills, they feel happy from inside and thus become an independent individual.

How to deal with conflict:

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Conflict can happen with anybody anytime, but if we know to deal with it, our work becomes easier without losing the relationship with the other person. Teamwork helps our kids to develop conflict management skills, which is very important for their future.

Understands their responsibility:

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If we know our responsibility, we can complete all our activities on time, gaining knowledge at the same time. Most of the time we see parents nagging behind kids for studies, but if they understand the importance of it, they do it on their own without anybody else reminding them. This is the skill which is induced through teamwork which helps them to grow as a responsible person.

“We are not a team because we work together. We are a team because we respect, trust and care for each other…..”

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