Project Management Institute

Key Strategies for Managing Cross-functional Teams


When you manage a cross-functional team, you are faced with the challenge of uniting individuals from different departments and different levels of the organization around a common goal. This course explains the various development stages of cross-functional teams, the risks at each stage, and how to steer the team through these phases. It also identifies the key abilities a cross-functional leader should have and outlines best practices for cross-functional team success.

What You Will Learn

  • Sequencing examples of stages in the life of a cross-functional team
  • Matching examples of problems with stages of cross-functional team development
  • Recognizing examples of how to manage cross-functional teams successfully in a scenario

Who Should Take This Course

Individuals who want to develop or refine their skills for developing, utilizing, managing, and leading cross-functional teams within their organization

Course Information

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