The success of a team depends on more than just technical skills and expertise. It also relies on the chemistry between team members. The right mix of brain chemicals like Dopamine, Serotonin, and Oxytocin can promote motivation, social bonding, trust, empathy, collaboration, positive energy, and focus, all of which are essential for High Performance Teams. In this presentation, we will explore how understanding the roles of these neurotransmitters in team formation and day-to-day business can help leaders create a team environment that supports positive team dynamics. We will provide practical tips for building a team that is cohesive, productive, and successful. Join us to learn how to maximize team performance by harnessing the power of brain chemistry and team building.
Thomas Friend is an accomplished business agility consultant, scrum trainer, and agile coach with over 20 years’ experience leading software development teams in various industries that include startups, federal, banking, cable, telecommunications, and energy. He is a retired military pilot, squadron commander, a distinguished graduate from Air War College, and has a BS in Aeronautics.