21. Team Skills: Essential for Successful Engineers

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch21

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) Team Skills: Essential for Successful Engineers, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch21

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin, Eagan, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470503508

Online ISBN: 9780470530177



  • team skills - essential for successful engineers;
  • two key requirements - great technical skills, great team skills;
  • stages of a team - forming, storming, norming, performing


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Why Having Team Skills Is So Important To Your Career

  • Suggestions on How To Be a Great Team Player

  • Courteous Team Skills to Use All the Time

  • Destructive Team Actions To Avoid

  • Summary

  • Assignments and Discussion Topics

  • References