Roup Development Process/Influence of Informal Groups

This is a 2 part assignment. Please make sure you separate each part and include the necessary classmate responses or the order will not be accepted. Please log into the student portal at the link below using User Name SAWATS3532 and Temp Password Geno123! Select class MGT 415 Group Behavior in Organizations and click the Week 2 tab. You will find links to the necessary chapters and or other suggested materials. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me if you have any questions.

Group Development Process

Consider the Tuckman group stage process schema as discussed in Chapter 3 of your text. Identify specific actions a manager can take at each stage of the process to best help a group reach the performing stage. Respond to at least two of your classmatesa posts.

Influence of Informal Groups

Informal groups exist in almost every kind of organization. Answer the following questions and provide examples to support your position:

What types of informal groups do you belong to in your workplace?
How do norms of the informal groups to which you belong influence your behavior and that of other group members?

Respond to at least two of your classmatesa posts.