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15 group process Handouts.key - Which is better? Groups or...

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Unformatted text preview: Which is better? Groups or Individuals? Group Processes waits-HI... '_ 1 Groups vs. Individuals “20 quesfions" with groups of 4, 2, 1 Time, # questions: lo < 2 < 1 Person hours: 4 > 2 > 1 Groups: faster, but less efficient QUESTION: Where did he productivify go in groups? Ivan Steiner: APaPp-PL / l \ Actual Potential Process Productivity Productivity Losses of the of the Sources of Process Losses 1. Resources spent on: Coordination Communication Conflict 2. Grouplhink Challenger Conesion, illusions of invinnbility, isolation 3. Social loafing. or "fragedy of the commons" Size mafiers! PL increases at marginally increasing role as group sizes increases Org sze 'Managemeni' 16-50 U9 50.150 in 150—900 1/!» AP decreases affer a certain point Reducing Process Losses-1 Parliamentary Procedures or Roberts Rule of Order Highly structured set of rules to coordinate communication People can speak up or bring up motion only under limited Conditions Prevent endless debate and discussion Reducing Process Losses-2 Nominal Group Technique Silent thinking Discourage advocacy (similar to brainstorming) Round robin voting process to select best Ideas Ideas are not rejected, just dropped Example: 1050 Reducing Process Losses-3 Delphi Technique Individuals make initial decision alone Individual data compiled Group data sent out to individuals“..individuals make deCIsion again alone Repeat until indiVIduais converge Reducing PL : Reduce process altogether! B Is there anofher way? Key Terms and Takeaways Grows on no' always boner 'hm mammals AMP-PL: 910cc“ Loam come Iran» Coons-mum. commamca! on confl-cf. grmp'hink. sonal Iocfing 9L increases (anc AP «Crease: mnmJy] as group size menus“ Way! fa reduce process lanes: MC- anc 10K mule checkup Partial-rel“ch prccedures anal Group Team-mes Deiph' lechn‘que Can group pmcess festive gmup perforrrme? STAY WW! ...
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