Organizational research paper

choose a generic organization (manufacturing plant, hospital, etc.). Assume that you are a hired consultant for this organization. You have been asked by the president of the organization to
prepare a background paper on the results of your research and to make recommendations to improve group productivity in the organization.
Information is below
Your research has identified the following problems:
• Role conflicts within groups
• Communication problems among group members
• Lack of cohesiveness in groups with diverse members
• Excessive intergroup conflict
In an eight- to ten-page paper, include the following:
• Introduction – clear explanation of the type of organization
• Explanation of how each problem could impact a group’s productivity (use examples to illustrate points)
• Recommendations to resolve each problem
• Suggestions, based on your knowledge of group dynamics, for a company-wide training program on best practices for group productivity
• Conclusion/Summary
Information from Week 1
Assume that you are part of a research team examining work groups in the organization to determine factors that enhance or inhibit group productivity. Identify what factors you would examine in
your research and provide a rationale for your choice.

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