Managing a Team Through Workplace Obstacles
I think patience with one another is crucial at this stage as we are going through so much, both professionally and personally. We need to extend grace to each other as a lot has changed so quickly over the last year and a half.”Tare Chirewa, 2021 Fellowship Alumna, Zimbabwe
2021 Fellowship Alumna Tare Chirewa is the director of Goethe Zentrum Harare (Zimbabwe German Society), a cultural exchange center and language school. When some of her employees, students and clients had difficulty adjusting to virtual teaching and online resources, Tare looked for strategies to ensure her team felt reassured and able to move at their own pace.
In this YALI Network blog post, Tare describes the importance of making sure your team feels supported and offers advice on managing a team through workplace obstacles.