Planning and Maintaining Effective Teams
SOC110 Week5: Throughout this course, you have learned about teamwork and effective teams. Now it is time to put it all together and design your own team! This assignment allows you to bring together what you have learned and apply it through creating a group plan.
Imagine you have been asked to create a team at work to meet a specific need within your company.
Create a 350- to 700-word proposal of a team to present to your manager. Include the following:
Describe what type of group/team this will be.
Describe the goals of the group/team and how many team members will be needed.
Outline a plan for how this group/team will be effective, including the following:
A proposed leadership style
The characteristics that you are looking for in team members
The roles that each team member will take on
Methods for enhancing group cohesion
Strategies for managing conflict
Strategies for decision making and problem solving
A proposed team agenda for the first meeting.