Answer Questions

Analyze the key/critical aspects of the case. Consider the following questions to get you started (this is not a complete and exhaustive list): 

1. What conditions existed for successful team performance?

2. Did you notice any times that the teams were in flow and if so, what impact did that have?

3. Does the team performance equation seem to apply and if so, how?

4. Did team appear to avoid theAbilene Paradox and if so, how and what impact did that have?

5. Did reflexive or reflective mental models exist towards the end of the case?

6. What impact did groupthink have on the teams?

7. Were Devil’s Advocates used in the team? How?

8. What were the size of the teams?

9. What were the types of working teams?