Assignment: Effective Team

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Assignment: Effective Team

References:
Khurana, Simran ( 2009). Quotes On Teamwork: A Select Collection Of Quotes On Teamwork.
Retrieved: April 10, 2012
From: http://quatations.about.com/cs/inspirationquotes/a/Teamwork1.htm

Lompa, Evelyn ( 2009). Growing A Team.
Retrieved: April 10, 2012
From: http://proquest.umi.com.ezproxy.com/pqdweb?index=2&did=1478539461&SrchMode=1&sid

Merriam-Webster Dictionary Definition Of Effectiveness ( 2008)
Retrieved: April 11, 2012
From: http://www.search.eb.com/dictionary?va=Effectiveness&query=Effectiveness

What is a team? A team is a group of people coming together to collaborate-to reach a shared goal or task. A team is a group of people with a high degree of interdependence,
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People also tried undermining the research by pushing their personal agendas more so than wanting to actually go out and do their jobs; which were to seek out the industries innovations that might help Luxurion Auto produce a better and more desirable line of luxury automobiles. At times there were multiple problems back to back; however, with a lot of patience and calm reassurance we were able to overcome our difficulties. That is what a team is all about, being able to overcome the obstacles in order to accomplish the common goal. The task that my team had to complete reminded me of a famous quote by Andrew Carnegie. He said, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results (Khurana, 2009).”

Like I said in the above paragraph, there were a lot of challenges that faced me, but by making decisions that would appease everyone on the team we were able to work through any problems that did occur. In the past there have been many great business men and women who have brought about change by their words. One of these great people was Henry Ford. He was a pioneer of his time, and one quote of his sticks out in particular to me. Thus, I kept it in mind at all times while working on succeeding at this project. Henry

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