Group Behavior in Organizations (Must Answer Both Questions)
QUESTION 1 – Influence of Informal Groups
Informal groups exist in almost every kind of organization. Answer the following questions and provide examples to support your position. Must be 250 words or more and include two scholarly references in your reference citations.
· What types of informal groups do you belong to in your workplace?
· How do norms of the informal groups to which you belong influence your behavior and that of other group members?
QUESTION 2 – Positive Interdependence and Knowledge Sharing
Select a contemporary article that you perceive as demonstrating positive interdependence and knowledge sharing. Using the course textbook, the article, and at least one other scholarly source, explain how the article proves or refutes the interrelational processes involved. Must be 250 words or more. Use at least two scholarly references, including the course text, in your reference citations.