China Team Journal

Sunday, July 22, 2012


Upon our arrival in Kunming, we enjoyed meeting Chris and Baoli.  Part of the team has ventured into the neighborhood during our free time and have done a lot of window shopping. Today, we spent a long four hours in orientation, however we learned a lot and are eager to start teaching right away. 

What our goals are for this team with almost 20 different goals we consolidated to the following team goals.

- To learn about China

- To be of service

- To make friends

- To grow

- To have fun

Characteristics of an Effective Team

To compromise

To communicate

To trust

To encourage/to support each other

To respect

To accept criticism

To work together

To have common goals

To resolve differences

To have good humor/to relax

To be positive

To be flexible

To be open-minded

To have a sense of adventure

To have fun

- Geni