Enhancing the Effectiveness of Work Groups and Teams

  title={Enhancing the Effectiveness of Work Groups and Teams},
  author={Steve W. J. Kozlowski and Daniel R. Ilgen},
  journal={Psychological Science in the Public Interest},
  pages={124 - 77}
Teams of people working together for a common purpose have been a centerpiece of human social organization ever since our ancient ancestors first banded together to hunt game, raise families, and defend their communities. Human history is largely a story of people working together in groups to explore, achieve, and conquer. Yet, the modern concept of work in large organizations that developed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries is largely a tale of work as a collection of individual jobs… 

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