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Address the following concerns in a response to the mayor:
What methods may be utilized to build effective teamwork relationships among city employees? How may the city's values and motives help build teamwork?

Describe communication factors that must be considered, so leaders and stakeholders are in agreement with the water sustainability plan as we begin implementation. Discuss the implications that could evolve if a tax increase is not addressed and communicated appropriately. Analyze the positive and negative effects that may be directly related to the way communication is handled in this situation.

What leadership methods may motivate stakeholders? How might you address inadequate performance and maintain a productive organizational structure.

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What methods may be utilized to build effective teamwork relationships among city employees? How may the city's values and motives help build teamwork?

Numerous methods can be utilized to foster teamwork relationships, coordination, cooperation and trust among the employees. First of all, it is extremely important that the organization should posses an effective leader in the team who can lead the employees in the right direction towards the achievement of corporate goals, vision and mission. An effective leader provides a sense of direction, shared mission and vision and objective to the entire team and bind them in a common cause or objective. The city's values and motives also help in building teamwork by providing a common or shared objective, vision and mission to the team. A common cause will unite and bind the efforts and action of the team members and bring them closer to each other.

It is also important to ensure that team members build strong rapport and trust among each other. Team leaders can ensure such trust and rapport by organizing team building events such as team picnics, brainstorming sessions, etc. Employees get to know about each other via such events and sessions and thus, develop strong relationship with each other.

It is also important to ensure smooth flow of communication among the employees in the team. Leaders should provide an opportunity to team members to communicate via both formal and informal channels. Informal means of communication ...

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This solution provides a very thorough explanation on the subject of business management and how it relates to the level of municipal governance.

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