BUS209: Organizational Behavior
Now we are ready to learn about teams! As you read this chapter, try to compare and contrast the features of groups and teams. What are some of the barriers to team effectiveness? What are the features of high performance teams? Learn about how to design an effective team, as well as the link between diversity and team composition.
Read this article from Stephen Gill's blog, which discusses ways that groups can work effectively as a team. Do you agree with the author? What are your thoughts? Are managers responsible for creating an environment where teams can thrive? If you would like to learn more, you can read the full blog here.
This presentation provides a summary of the characteristics that differentiate a group from a team. Use this presentation to highlight the key points that we've discussed regarding groups and teams.