< Back

Welcome to the Maxwell International Client Zone.

Our goal is to transform your business.
We are passionate about helping companies to achieve their vision and goals in order to build cutting edge competence

< Back

This page provides internal tools and support for employees of Maxwell International.

Your username and password is required
to access these resources.

Cross functional teams (CFT)

Leading cross‐functional teams to maximum productivity

Most projects require a broad variety of skills to complete the work involved. If you’re managing a project of any type, it’s likely that you’ll have to work with a group of people from different backgrounds. They may be drawn from distinct parts of your organization; they may come from a number of separate organizations—wherever they’re from, when they come together, they’re known as a cross-functional team (CFT).

The challenges of this new competitive order demand a full view of processes, new thinking and integrated solutions implemented with greater speed. Success in the new competitive order requires cooperation and partnerships with customers, suppliers, employees, unions, share- holders, and even traditional competitors.

Cross-functional teams (CFT) are units of performance. Managing complexity becomes a priority because no single function, unit, or department can have authority or control over the final product or service.

Why CFT?
  • To realise the maximum value of a company
  • Widening the market – enhancement and expansion into new products/ services or new area
  • TOP Performance – to understand each other’s limitations and overcome them
  • Re-engineer / re-structuring the work process within the organization.
  • The need for faster and precise decision on any issues
  • To decrease the time of development
  • To make sure the customer derives maximum satisfaction from a product / service

Advantages of a CFT
  • Achieving a shared vision
  • Better insight to the problem & in managing teams
  • Better control over the flow of execution of a project
  • Eliminates comparison and complacence
  • Employees beat monotony at work and explore other directions in performing
  • Increased scope of learning
  • Job gets done and gets done efficiently – the difference between the profitable & the unprofitable operation of an organization.
  • People are involved, interested & anxious to participate in solving work-related problems.
  • Effective tool for improved performance.
  • When Cross-Functional Teams (CFT) collaborate effectively, they set themselves up for success.



Want to improve your team’s performance?

If you have any unanswered questions, please let us know. Feel free to call or email us anytime.

Let’s Stay in Contact

Maxwell International s.r.o.
Jablonského 640/2
170 00 Praha 7 – Holešovice
Česká Republika

Follow Us