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d. Avoid combining ideas.e. Do not praise other members' ideas as they're suggested.Nominal Group Technique - _______________ was developed by Delbecq and Van de Ven as a way of maximizing participation in problem-solving and program-planning groups while minimizing some of the interpersonal problems associated with group interaction.a. The Standard Agendab. Brainstormingc. The DOT Methodd. Nominal Group Techniquee. Single Question Formatmembers - in turn, present one idea from their privately written list.,During Phase 1 (Idea Generation) of Nominal Group Technique, a. members explain their support or nonsupport for each item.b. members, in turn, present one idea from their privately written list.c. members discuss the merits of each idea before voting occurs.d. members vote by ranking or rating ideas privately and in writing.e. the group decision is the mathematically pooled outcome of members' individual votes.
members in brainstorming sessions produce fewer ideas than NGT groups. - Researchers investigating the usefulness of brainstorming and Nominal Group Technique conclude that Nominal Group Technique (NGT) works better for generating ideas for all of the following reasons EXCEPT a. waiting to speak in brainstorming may disrupt the thinking process.b. members in brainstorming sessions produce fewer ideas than NGT groups.c. members who fear evaluation may not be willing to contribute ideas.d. members who make more contributions in brainstorming may earn high status and influence. e. members may loaf and let others do all the thinking and talking.the group wants to ensure equal opportunities for input by all members. - Consider using the DecreasingOptions Technique (DOT) when a. the group is small, with no more than 7 members.b. members cannot generate many ideas or solutions.c. the group wants to hear from expert and influential members.d. the group wants to ensure equal opportunities for input by all members.e. the group has plenty of time to discuss multiple or controversial ideas.helps reduce and refine a large number of suggestions into a manageable number of ideas. - The major advantage and reason for using the DOT method is that it a. focuses on preparation, competence, and communication functions.b. requires members to analyze questions of fact, value, conjecture, and policy.c. helps reduce and refine a large number of suggestions into a manageable number of ideas.d. relies on the creativity of all members.e. helps avoid negative evaluation and criticism of ideas and solutions.
generate ideas - post ideas, sort ideas, dot ideas,Which is the correct order of the four steps in the Decreasing Options Technique?a. generate ideas, post ideas, sort ideas, dot ideasb. dot ideas, sort ideas, post ideas, generate ideasc. generate ideas, post ideas, dot ideas, sort ideasd. post ideas, generate ideas, dot ideas, sort idease. post ideas, generate ideas, sort ideas, dot ideasinnovation - Lee Towe presents 4 sources of action that guide how we solve problems. Which source does Towe describe as "We have developed a new way to do it"?