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Chapter 10 Power Point - MGT 3303 Management of...

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Unformatted text preview: MGT 3303 Management of Organizations Chapter 10 – Managing Teams 1 Introduction to teams Autonomy in & types of work groups Work team characteristics ◦ Norms, cohesiveness, size, conflict & development Team development, training & compensation 2 Outline of lecture Teams can make magic! ◦ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TzNACAG74QA U.S. organizations use teams for a variety of reasons 80% of companies with more than 100 employees use teams 90% of all U.S. employees work part of their day in a team Chances are…you’ll be a member of one (or more) teams at your work! 3 Get ready for teamwork! Improved customer satisfaction Improved product & service quality Increased speed & efficiency Higher job satisfaction Better decision making More creative problem solving 4 Advantages of teams Initially high employee turnover Social loafing Lowered quality of group decision making ◦ Groupthink ◦ Inefficient meetings ◦ Domination by a few members ◦ Lack of accountability 5 Disadvantages of teams 1. The presence of someone with expertise 2. The presentation of a compelling argument 3. Lacking confidence in one ’ s ability to contribute 4. An unimportant or meaningless...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course PSY 1310 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '07 term at Texas State.

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