Team Goal Commitment and Team Effectiveness: The Role of Task Interdependence and Supportive Behaviors

  title={Team Goal Commitment and Team Effectiveness: The Role of Task Interdependence and Supportive Behaviors},
  author={Caroline Aub{\'e} and Vincent Rousseau},
  journal={Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice},
The objectives of this study were to test the relationships between team goal commitment and 3 criteria of team effectiveness (i.e., team performance, quality of group experience, and team viability) as well as to examine the moderating effect of task interdependence and the mediating role of supportive behaviors. Data were gathered from a sample of 74 teams working in 13 Canadian organizations. Results indicated that team goal commitment is positively related to all 3 criteria of team… 

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