CMS 306M-Chapter 7 - Chapter 7 WorkingwithTeams Basic presumption of teamwork individually What makes a team What makes a team

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Chapter 7 Working with Teams
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Basic presumption of teamwork: Together people get more things done,  and more effectively than they would  individually.
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What makes a team(?):
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What makes a team: Small number of people (usually between  4 and 6) Complementary skills Common purpose Mutually accountable 
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Indicators of a successful team: Themes and identity Enthusiasm and energy Event-driven history  Personal commitment to team  
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Why teams fail unclear goals poor leadership lack of mutual accountability  having the wrong people on a team  too much unhealthy conflict No rewards for teamwork 
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Goals Help define a team Are specific  Are accepted by all team members  Are interesting Are challenging 
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Roles Different people in groups take on different roles Common group roles include : Leadership role Recorder role Organizer role Researcher role Tension-relieving role
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This note was uploaded on 05/15/2010 for the course CMS 306M taught by Professor Gomez during the Spring '06 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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CMS 306M-Chapter 7 - Chapter 7 WorkingwithTeams Basic presumption of teamwork individually What makes a team What makes a team

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