Definition; Work Groups and Families; Individuals and Groups; Organizations and Communities; Participation
Pattern; Communication; Cohesiveness; Factors of Cohesiveness; Cohesive Group; its Advantages and
Disadvantages; Essentials of Morale; Elements of Developing as Persons, Individuals and Individualists.
Group Building and Maintenance
Needs of a Group; Needs of Leadership; Functions and its Implications; Group Processes; Decision Making;
Responses to Authority; Fight and Flight; Defense Mechanisms; Group Building and Maintenance: Objective;
Coping with Conflict; Responses to Conflict - Pros and Cons; Necessity of Maintenance in a Team;
Communication within Groups: Objective; Subgroups; Effects of Inter-group Conflict; Transactions between
Groups; Relationship of Group with Environment; On Competition and Cooperation.
Objective; Stages of Group Development; Group Skills; Accelerating Development; Roles Revisited: Objective;
Team Roles; Management Teams: Line and Staff Roles; Responsibility Charting; Clarifying Roles; Building the
Collaborative Organization: Definition of Team Collaboration; Collaborative Work Systems as a Solution;
Collaborative Competencies; Collaborative Culture.