Types of teams contd types virtual and transnational

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Unformatted text preview: ams Groups of 10 to 15 people who take on the responsibilities of their former supervisors. Types of Teams (cont’d) Types Virtual and Transnational Teams Teams that use computer technology to tie together physically dispersed members in order to achieve a common goal. The Five-Stage Model of Team Development Development Forming Stage The first stage in team development, characterized by much uncertainty. Storming Stage The second stage in team development, characterized by intrateam conflict. Norming Stage The third stage in team development, characterized by close relationships and cohesiveness. …Team Development (cont’d) Performing Stage The fourth stage in team development, when the team is fully functional. Adjourning Stage The final stage in team development for temporary teams, characterized by concern with wrapping up activities rather than performance. Stages of Team Development Stages E X H I B I T 8–2 E X H I B I T 8–2 Roles in Teams Roles • Task-oriented roles Roles performed by team members to ensure that the tasks of Roles the team are accomplished the • Maintenance roles Roles performed by team members to maintain good relations Roles within the team within Roles That Build Task Accomplishment Roles I nitiating Seeking information and opinions Asking group members for specific factual information related to the task or problem Providing information and opinions Sharing information or opinions related to the task or pr...
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