Iscussion 1: Integration of Readings About Teamwork

The purpose of your posting in this weeks first Threaded Discussion (D1) is to demonstrate your ability as a Scholar in two ways:

Part 1: Describe the function of teams in an organizational change initiative. Are they important and why? Describe how strong teams relate successful change. What is the role of management/leadership in developing strong teams?

Part 2: Describe how you would use what you learned from Lenconii??s information in the Five Dysfunctions of a Team in helping a team that has internal struggles with its members.

Hoch, Julia E. and Kozlowski, Steve W. J. (2014). Leading Virtual Teams: Hierarchical Leadership, Structural Supports, and Shared Team Leadership. Journal of Applied Psychology, 99(3), 340-403. Retrieved from Ebsco multi-search database
OConnor, Mary Kay and Wulf, Sylvia. (2004). The Power of Cross Functional Teams. Retrieved from: watch?vw42Sfbh91vU (36:11)