DEFINITION

Team building refers to a wide range of activities, presented to businesses, schools, sports teams, religious or nonprofit organizations designed for improving team performance. Team building can be perform via variety of practices, exercises that designed to develop a team. It generally sits within the theory and practice of organizational development, but can also be applied to sports teams, school groups, and other contexts.

Teambuilding is an important factor in any environment, its focus is to specialize in bringing out the best in a team to ensure self development, positive communication, leadership skills and the ability to work closely together as a team to problem solve.

 (Sumber: Wikipedia, 2011)

Secara ringkasnya kerja berpasukan merujuk kepada pekerja yang bekerja dalam satu kumpulan yang sering bekerjasama dan menjalankan tugas secara berganding bahu bagi mencapai matlamat pasukan. Sebuah pasukan terdiri daripada gabungan sebilangan individu yang mempunyai kompetensi yang saling bergantung iaitu dari segi keupayaan, kepakaran, kemahiran dan pengatahuan serta mempunyai akauntabiliti dan komitmen terhadap prestasi pasukan serta bersedia melaksanakan tugasan secara bersama.

(Sumber: http://hairilhazlan.com, 2011)