Essays Tagged: "group members"

Experiental Training, a fundamental element of a corporations success

ir problem-solving ability, and generally improve the level of interpersonal communications between group members.Companies are looking for leaders that can launch them into a new era. Constant improv ... treated them, and how they felt about it. Then, have them share their answers with the rest of the group. Point out the common denominators in their answers so that their own experiences flesh out a ...

(8 pages) 503 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Why is outstanding leadership critical to the future of the profession of physical education and sport?

ucators and coaches from good educators and coaches is their leadership capabilities. A leader of a group influences the group members' feelings, behaviors, and beliefs. A leader has to motivate and b ... gs, behaviors, and beliefs. A leader has to motivate and be a positive role model so that a certain group of people can achieve their highest possible outputs. A leader should encourage higher levels ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"Terror Experienced Abroad: An American Student Studies in Muslim Kenya," This is about terrorism.

e was more than I ever could have imagined.Athman, one of our academic directors, was telling other group members the little news that we had at that point:There have been some bombings in the States. ... East African coast. While only seven percent of Kenya's population is Muslim, the majority of this group resides on the coast. Arab lifestyles as well as Islam were introduced into the region as earl ...

(6 pages) 57 0 3.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Leadership Qualities Necessary for a Successful Manager.

t is conferred from above. However, because the authority exists, it does not necessarily mean that group members will be willing to agree to its use. Although they might comply with instructions, tha ... to influence their actions" (Rollinson et al 1998, p.336).The above definitions imply that wherever groups or teams exist, they tend to have leaders, and therefore the function of 'leadership' of some ...

(9 pages) 1227 1 4.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Self-managed Teams.

Self-managed TeamsSelf-managed teams are defined as "groups of employees who are responsible for a complete, self-contained package of responsibilities t ... ith monitoring and reviewing its own overall process as well as assigning problem-solving duties to group members. Each team is unique and creates its own climate to work under opening up the opportun ... nizational values and principles to customers and suppliers.In order to accomplish the team's work, group members need to have an understanding of the team's processes and the activities within each p ...

(3 pages) 155 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Tangible and Intangible Rewards Paper.

but quite different things. An incentive is something that tends to stimulate or spur individual or group action. A reward is something tangible or intangible that is given to an individual or group f ... gible rewards (money, treats, certificates, extra privileges, etc.) are external ways of motivating group work. They can be used selectively to build a sense of internal motivation within the group. T ...

(4 pages) 296 1 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Foreign Direct Investment: Starbucks Case

Requirements:The case should address all the questions provided plus any additional issues the group members feel are pertinent to the case and include a comprehensive update on the company's sit ... gh our company-operated retail stores, Starbucks sells whole bean coffees through a specialty sales group and supermarkets. Additionally, Starbucks produces and sells bottled Frappuccino® coffee d ...

(10 pages) 786 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

This essay is about a logistics company called OPG, this mainly covers a DUTCH (!!!) company though.

LogisticsPartial Qualification: CLO 0.13/1-4Group Members:Ariën WesterduinFrank AlbrechtDiederik StolkAdriaan RaaijmakersClass:3MH6Year:200 ... 12Module 4, Chapter 210 - 12Module 4, Chapter 310 - 12SWOT Analyses13Summary 14Sources15Preface:OPG Group is a retail and distribution company of pharmaceutical products and medical supplies. With aro ...

(18 pages) 93 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Influences on, and Attributes Required of Personnel Acting in a Supervisory Role

s going to prove difficult to control, if left unchecked this situation can spread to others in the group.(ii) The supervisor should be able to counsel group members on problems that are not associate ... ould be calm and not seen to panic, panic can spread at astonishing speed and can turn an organised group into a disorderly shambles in no time. A supervisor should remain calm and maintain good order ...

(7 pages) 66 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Children-of-Divorce Group Therapy

Children-of-DivorceGroup TherapyBounce-Back ProgramCONTENTS1BACKGROUND22THE PROBLEM23THE RATIONAL OF GROUP THERAPY34THE ... 4.1GOALS OF THE BOUNCE-BACK PROGRAM44.2BENEFITS OF THE BOUNCE-BACK PROGRAM45SCREENING AND SELECTING GROUP MEMBERS (FRONT)45.1INCLUSION CRITERIA45.2EXCLUSION CRITERIA56GROUP PROCEDURES AND GUIDELINES ( ... ts, and facing the loss of family stability (Corey & Corey, 2002).In this paper I will focus on group therapy for children ages nine to twelve. As Wallerstein and Kelly (1980) state, children from ...

(15 pages) 266 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Facts About Cooperative Learning

Cooperative learning is the use of small groups in the classroom so that students work together to maximize their own and each other's learni ... other's learning (Eggen, 279). The idea is not complicated. Class members are organized into small groups after receiving initial instruction from the teacher (Eggen, 280-281). They then work through ... ruction from the teacher (Eggen, 280-281). They then work through the assignment together until all group members totally understand the concept and complete the work (Sadker, 106). Cooperative effort ...

(4 pages) 149 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Glo Fish Research

e fish in 6 different tanks which may or may not have been beneficial for our research. Each of the group members ran 3 different sets of trials, and we collaborated our efforts for our final results. ... othesis is that GloFish goes to the reflective area more often than Zebra Danios. The data that our group collected is very inconclusive. This is in part due to the high number of variables. For one, ...

(7 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

What are the arguments for and against, greater control being exercised over business by government?

g exercised over business by government? How do these arguments differ between the countries of the group members?We would like to start the answer by an example of USA when they were heavily involved ... you think a change of government in a) UK would affect the business community? b) the countries of group members?It can have a great impact on businesses in UK or in other countries like India, China ...

(3 pages) 46 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Important of Human Resources

Managing People AssignmentGroup Members: Ngoo Wei Kee (99208014)Tan Sook Yee (99208156)Tan Jiak Kin (99208160)Question Answere ...

(8 pages) 702 0 4.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Decision Making

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 32 THE SET UP OF A SELF DIRECTED TEAM (SDT) 33 DECISIONS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE GROUP 44 THE HOSTILE TAKEOVER 55 CONCLUSION 66 LITERATURE 8Abbreviation:CEO Chief Executive OfficerS ... tion:CEO Chief Executive OfficerSDT Self Directed TeamExecutive SummaryThe following focuses on the group work and decision processes of group number three during the airline simulation. From the perc ...

(7 pages) 125 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Primary and Secondary data collected relevant To the marketing strategy. Marketing Unit 3 E2

w to promote a product better than competitors.I was the one who typed up the questionnaire for the group to carry out. The data was collected from all the group members who paired up and collected da ... d from pupils in year7-to-pupils in year 13. However; only 20 pupils were questioned from each year group. This included ten males and ten females. The total number of pupils questioned was:Year 7 ...

(5 pages) 169 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

In an essay of approximately 1500 words, outline and discuss some the possible causes of Juvenile Crime?

on. Within the past six months, a critical mass of public opinion has formed around the issue.These groups are categorised into violent, delinquent or social groups.Violent group members are usually u ... t are important factors in whether a country has a high level of delinquency.The 16- to 20-year age group, considered adult in many places, has one of the highest incidences of serious crime. A high p ...

(6 pages) 117 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Needs Assessment.

e given situation of a new job and a new plant, the method choice for assessment would be the focus groups. As compared to the other methods, this was found most suitable for the circumstances being a ... sadvantages, two are automatically disregarded on the basis that this organization is a new one and group members attending are also new and this makes the focus meeting a non-threatening one. The new ...

(3 pages) 221 2 4.6 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Essay on the meaning of leadership and good leadership qualties

,Leadership to me is a constant changing process of interactions and situationsbetween members of a group consisting of two or more people. Leadership alsoconsists of a common recognition and understa ... ship alsoconsists of a common recognition and understanding of leader-follower rolesbetween all its group members. Since leadership is goal-oriented it also involvesthe leader and its followers to par ...

(2 pages) 545 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Understanding Leadership.

work of a single person; rather it can be explained and defined as a "collaborative endeavor" among group members. Therefore, the essence of leadership is not the leader, but the relationship.What is ... the relationship.What is Leadership?2. "Leadership is a process where by an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal". Leadership is a process means that it is not a trait ...

(11 pages) 430 0 3.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication