Essay about Organizational Dynamics
, Facilitator ORM 303
Abstract Work groups are a normal part of life whether personal or professional. Projects and decisions can be accomplished more effectively when working with a functioning group. Personalities, motivation, and leadership styles are all factors which play into the overall effectiveness of a work group. Effective leaders of teams utilize facilitation skills and manage roles to maximize productivity.
In today’s working world it is normal to be a member in a work group. It’s rare to see individuals not be a part of some sort of work group. Whether we go to work or serve on a church committee we have found working in groups can be difficult, …show more content…
Another in-class group exercise represented us working in a group; we discussed the baby Jessica story. Jessica was given up for adoption and shortly after the adoption her birth father found out and he filed suit for custody of Jessica, the birth parents and adopted parents were in a legal battle which lasted two and a half years. Eventually, her birth parents married and were awarded custody of Jessica. Overall, my work group compromised and came to the determination there was not enough information given to make a valid decision. However, one group member had a strong opinion the