week 7 group behaviour

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  1 Principles of Management  Week 7 – Group Behavior
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  2 Stages in Group Development Forming Members join and begin  the process of defining  the group’s purpose,  structure, and leadership. Storming Intragroup conflict occurs  as individuals resist  control by the group and  disagree over leadership. Norming Close relationships  develop as the group  becomes cohesive and  establishes its norms for  acceptable behavior. Performing A fully functional group  structure allows the group  to focus on performing  the task at hand. Adjourning The group prepares to  disband and is no longer  concerned with high  levels of performance.
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  3 Exhibit 15–2 Stages of Group Development
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  4 Social Role Role The set of expected behavior patterns  attributed to someone who occupies a  given position  Role conflict: experiencing differing role  expectations Role ambiguity: uncertainty about role  expectations
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