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Science of Teamwork Video – Talk at NASA

Written by Scott Tannenbaum on .

Teamwork isn't easy. Fortunately, there is an increasing body of solid empirical research that examines team effectiveness, what we refer tScott-NASA smallo as the "Science of Teamwork."

As part of NASA's Innovation Lecture series, I had the chance to give a talk on the Science of Teamwork at the Johnson Space Center. I shared what the research reveals about the drivers of team effectiveness, and described some of the psychological principles that underlie teamwork. I also summarized findings from three years of team research we've been conducting at NASA and engaged in a Q&A with the audience.

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