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How 'Teaming' Saved 33 Lives in the Chilean Mining Disaster - Real World Example of the Concepts of the UM Western Experience 1 Program

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January 31, 2018View for printing

In this extreme story, different clusters of experts came up with remarkably complementary pieces of an ultimately viable complex solution. Of course this didn't happen by accident, but rather was enabled by a particular type of leadership.

Teams composed of people from across expertise areas can create solutions beyond what any one agency can deliver, says Amy Edmondson. Just ask several dozen Chilean workers rescued from a mine collapse. by Amy C. Edmondson ... 031,%202018


Hands-on Learning at the Heart of Experience One at the University of Montana Western in Dillon, Montana

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Might have been even more successful if all participants would have had mindfulness training including a deep understanding of their own emotional intelligence.

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