The Relationship between Work-Team Personality Composition and the Job Performance of Teams

@article{Neuman1999TheRB,
  title={The Relationship between Work-Team Personality Composition and the Job Performance of Teams},
  author={George A. Neuman and Stephen H. Wagner and Neil D. Christiansen},
  journal={Group \& Organization Management},
  year={1999},
  volume={24},
  pages={28 - 45}
}
In this study, the authors investigated the relationship between work team effectiveness and two distinct aspects of the personality composition of teams: (a) the average level of a given trait within a team, referred to as team personality elevation (TPE); and (b) the variability or differences in personality traits found within a team, or team personality diversity (TPD). Retail assistants (N = 328) working in 82 teams were assessed on a broad range of traits organized around the framework of… 

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