Assignment 25420

).  Assume that you are a hired
consultant for this organization.  You have been asked by the president of
the organization to prepare a background paper on the results of your research
and to make recommendations to improve group productivity in the organization.

Your research has identified the
following problems:

Role conflicts within groups

Communication problems among group members

Lack of cohesiveness in groups with diverse members

Excessive intergroup conflict

In an eight- to ten-page paper,
include the following:

Introduction – clear explanation of the type of

Explanation of how each problem could impact a group’s
productivity (use examples to illustrate points)

Recommendations to resolve each problem

Suggestions, based on your knowledge of group dynamics,
for a company-wide training program on best practices for group


Writing the Final Paper
The Final Paper:

Must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length, and
formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing

Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a
succinct thesis statement.

Must address the topic of the paper with critical

Must use at least six scholarly sources.