Think back to a personal experience working in a team, either at work or in your personal life. Explain the organization, the situation, the size of the team, and your role in the team. Answer the following questions in at least one paragraph per question. Use key concepts from the book for each answer.
- What behaviors in the team were successful?
- Describe one of the stages of team development for the situation.
- Describe the type of interdependence in this team.
- Describe the team’s cohesiveness. Did the cohesiveness relate to the team’s performance?
- What could the team members count on you for?
- What are some innovative ways you could have improved your contribution to the team?