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From the Ted Talk "Amy Edmondson: How to turn a group of strangers into a team"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

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Open Cloze

So we have to ________ that one as well, and when we do, the _______ can be awesome. Abraham Lincoln said once, "I don't like that man very much. I must get to know him better." Think about that — I don't like him, that means I don't know him well enough. It's extraordinary. This is the mindset, I have to say, this is the mindset you need for _________ teaming. In our silos, we can get things done. But when we step back and reach out and _____ across, miracles can happen. Miners can be rescued, patients can be saved, beautiful films can be created.

Solution

  1. effective
  2. reach
  3. results
  4. overcome

Original Text

So we have to overcome that one as well, and when we do, the results can be awesome. Abraham Lincoln said once, "I don't like that man very much. I must get to know him better." Think about that — I don't like him, that means I don't know him well enough. It's extraordinary. This is the mindset, I have to say, this is the mindset you need for effective teaming. In our silos, we can get things done. But when we step back and reach out and reach across, miracles can happen. Miners can be rescued, patients can be saved, beautiful films can be created.

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sports teams 3
professional culture 3
culture clash 3
animated film 3

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professional culture clash 3

Important Words

  1. abraham
  2. awesome
  3. beautiful
  4. created
  5. effective
  6. extraordinary
  7. films
  8. happen
  9. lincoln
  10. man
  11. means
  12. mindset
  13. miners
  14. miracles
  15. overcome
  16. patients
  17. reach
  18. rescued
  19. results
  20. saved
  21. silos
  22. step
  23. teaming