group decision making
Write from experiences and opinion
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(a) Consider the approaches to group decision making. Which approaches have you used in a team? Which have been effective or ineffective? Explain.
(b) You have just joined a new team in your organization. Armed with the knowledge of groupthink and its pitfalls, you want to be especially vigilant to avoid the potential for groupthink to occur in your team. Develop a list of at least three (3) recommendations that, if followed, would minimize the possibility of groupthink developing in your team. Explain your reasoning for each of the steps.
(c) Does the Nominal Group Technique or Delphi Technique seem more useful to you? Explain your choice.