Assignment Expectations-

create a PowerPoint presentation (12-15 slides) with detailed notes for each slide that addresses each of the following points/questions. Be sure to completely answer all the questions. Use clear headings that allow your professor to know which bullet you are addressing on the slides in your presentation. Support your content with at least four (4) citations throughout your presentation. Make sure to reference the citations using the APA writing style for the presentation. Include a slide for your references at the end. Follow best practices for PowerPoint presentations (an example is in the Resources tab) related to text size, color, images, effects, wordiness, and multimedia enhancements.

  • Explain the five stages of group development.
  • Describe the various information gathering methods a group may use.
  • Explain the difference between a traditional work team and a self-managing work team.
  • Explain the various approaches managers can use to build team performance.

Assignment Expectations-

Length: 12-15 slides; answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner


Title slide:  1 slide formatted in APA style and reference slides in APA style. (at least 2 slides)

Group development: at least 3 slides

Information gathering: at least 3 slides

Tradition vs. self teams: at least 3 slides

Team performance: at least 3 slides

Reference slide:  at least 1 slide – formatted in APA style

Additionally, because a good presentation has few words on the slides include a script with the verbiage you would say when presenting; script should be a minimum of 50 words per slide.

References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least four (4) scholarly sources to support your claims. Reference must be within 5 years.