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High Performance Teams xxxxx xxxx MGT331Organizational Behavior xxxx xxxxxxxxx April 12 2005 High Performance Teams What is a High Performance Team High performance teams are a special class of team that has the ability to easily adapt in a rapidly changing world Bodwell 2002 p 3 They are composed of highly driven individuals who have the desire to succeed and make anything happen The individuals are willing to work extra hours if need be and put forth the effort to exceed expectations Most important they possess the enthusiasm from within to do whatever it takes to get the job done before the deadline clock runs out To a casual observer a team may appear to be culturally homogenous Yet each team member brings his or her own set of communication values that transcend gender nationality ethnicity role or socio-economic status Bodwell 2002 p 23 The demographic characteristics and cultural diversity of these individuals have both a positive and negative impact on the behavior of the group All members regardless of who and what they are and represent bring value to the team in his or her own little way Concisely to achieve the status of becoming a high performance team what is required is diversity of the teams individual members Who makes up a High Performance Team Teams can consist of anywhere from two to 20 members Prior to team formulation management must decide who within the organization will have the most impact on the team This determines who will be responsible for what part of the assignment In order to comprise a quality team effectively management usually assigns the minimum number of individuals with the maximum amount of knowledge in each of the areas involved Subject matter expertise is critical to any high performance team composition In fact various areas of proficiency are how management decides on who will work on which team The individuals that make up a high performance
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