Mgt 311 Research Paper

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Week 4 MGT 311 Essay Portion Erica Pratico MGT 311 03/17/2014 George Beaini Week 4 MGT 311 Essay Portion Part 1 When building a team everyone needs to share a common goal. All members of the team need to know and understand what the goal is and be dedicated to reaching it. The team would want to clarify the goal daily and communicate frequently about its progress. Each team member needs to be committed and to stick to what they know how to do. For an example if someone is shaping the plastic for heart valves and someone else is cooling them and that is what they are experienced at leave them to it. Remember it is not about you it is about the success of the team. The challenges or barriers that can occur when creating the team…show more content…
The first would be accommodating which I feel is a weak strategy for this conflict because this is a case of gossip on the job. I have no intention on regarding anyone for this behavior and accommodating would give either man involved in the conflict the wrong idea. The strength to this strategy is that we know at least one of the men will be happy the weakness is that they both will not be appeased in the end result. The next strategy would be competing which is also not a good strategy for this situation. This will mean one person will have their interest satisfied and again just like accommodation only one person can win when competing. We want everyone to be happy. Collaborating which I think is an excellent strategy for this situation. This will mean all parties concerned will be putting our heads together to come up with a collaborative solution. The plus is that everyone will feel appeased, the bad side is agreeing to disagree can still leave issues unsolved. Avoiding the situation would be a horrible strategy there are no pros to that but the negative side is this could cause both men to become increasingly angry with each other and maybe in the end turn on me because I did not lead them properly. Compromising is another excellent strategy in this situation because it would help to keep all parties involved happy to an extent. This is also agreeing to disagree and that could make…show more content…
This way they would have no choice but to see the other person’s point of view. Both men could be at the point where they no longer wish to hear or respect the other’s opinion. In this case I will have to advise the men that we are in a position where they are both putting their jobs in danger by continuing this behavior and I want to see them both succeed as they are both essential team players. Again I would want to ask the men to write down what they think should be done and try to meet them both in the
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