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Commerce
Course
COMM 222
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Fall

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Chapter 7Group two or more people interacting interdependently to achieve a common goalFormal work groupestablished by organizations to facilitate the achievement of organizational goalsInformal groupsemerge naturally in response to the common interest of organizational membersTask forcestemporary groupsSocial LoafingThe tendency to withhold physical or intellectual effort when performing a group taskA motivation problemFree rider effectlower their effort to get a free rideSucker effect feeling other are free riding therefore lowering their effortsCounteractMake individual performance more visibleMake sure that the work is interestingIncrease feelings of indispensabilityIncrease performance feedbackReward group performanceGroup NormsSocial norms are codes of conductDevelop to provide regularity and predictability to behaviorAdopt norms regarding the performance and attendance of employeesSome typical normsDress NormsReward allocation normsEquityEqualityReciprocitySocial responaibilityPerformance norms
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