The Manager's Guide to Team Building - Part Two

Wednesday, May 24, 2023
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM


Two-Part Webinar Series

The Manager's Guide to Team Building

Wednesday, May 17, 2023 (Part One)
1:00 pm - 2 :00 pm

Wednesday, May 24, 2023 (Part Two)
1:00 pm - 2 :00 pm

Communication, listening, and balance are essential for the success of any organization and dealing with the dynamics of teams in the workplace can be challenging. Defining objectives and a clear vision helps set the foundation for successful planning and implementation of a team's charter.

This webinar series will provide an overview of teams, their structure, and tips on how to build and run successful teams that define their vision and accomplish their objectives.

What You’ll Learn Part One (May 17)

  • Definition of teams and their importance

  • Understanding of alternative team models and choosing what’s best in achieving your goals

  • Identifying key characteristics and the steps in building a successful team

  • Strategy and tactics used to change the environment at your organization

  • Techniques you can use to ensure your team’s success

What You’ll Learn Part Two (May 24)

  • Review of basic team definitions, models, and structures

  • Developing a plan for the continued success of your teams

  • How to foster team spirit as a leader and as a member

  • Dialogue on tactics used to foster cooperation and open communication

  • How to get through the tough times and adapt to handle conflict

Who Will Benefit

  • Managers

  • Supervisors

  • Team Leaders

  • Authority Board Members

Presented by
Dave Carlson
ThistleSea Business Development
Former Board Chair (7 years) & Current Secretary, Economy Borough Municipal Authority

David A. Carlson (Dave) is a multi-faceted entrepreneurial-focused brand and business builder. He is currently a Business Coach/Senior Director with ThistleSea Business Development, where he works with business owners and executives to improve the value of their business, company, and quality of life. He also drives business and market development initiatives for clients through his consulting practice, DCRS Associates, LLC. In addition, he, and his wife support military personnel through the operation of Patriot Provisions Gives Back, a beef jerky and smokies snack company that donates its sales proceeds to the Special Forces Foundation in Colorado Springs.

Dave is currently a Board member of the Pittsburgh Chapter of Legatus (an international organization of business owners and executives). He is also active in his local community holding leadership positions in a community beautification group and on a municipal authority board. He earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Economics and Political Science from UCLA and a Master of Public Management degree from Carnegie Mellon University.

Register now for both sessions and receive a discount, or you may register for either individual session. All registered persons will have access to a recording after the webinar.


  PMAA Members Non-Members
Part One (May 17) $45 $75
Part One (May 24) $45 $75
Full Series $75 $125


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