Gartner Research

Developing a High-Performing EA Team

Published: 15 September 2016

ID: G00314635

Analyst(s): Jack Santos , Marcus Blosch


EA teams are central to both IT and business success. Yet Gartner research has discovered that there is a wide disparity between how well EA teams perform and, ultimately, how successful they are. What strategies and techniques can an EA leader use to improve the performance of the EA team?

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Accelerate the Team Through to Become High-Performing
  • Strategy 1: Adapt Your Leadership Style to the Needs of the EA Team
  • Strategy 2: Think in Terms of Action-Centered Leadership
  • Strategy 3: Recognize Emotional Needs During Team Formation and Throughout
  • Strategy 4: Establish a Vision for a High-Performing EA Team
  • Strategy 5: Use These Simple Rules to Achieve a High-Performing EA Team

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