Assignment 1: Team Analysis

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What was your role on the team? Did it change over time? Etc.
I would say that my role on the team really consisted of getting our group to think creatively. There were many times where our group would have brainstorming sessions before we would begin a phase. Many times, I found myself leading our group brainstorming sessions. I would say that this helped our team think of new ideas or concepts that we hadn’t thought of before. This role remained consistent throughout the process.

What were your personal strengths and weaknesses when it came to this assignment?
I think that my strengths, in terms of this project, were thinking outside of the box and really helping our group to creatively tackle whatever phase we were on. My leadership in
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