1430 words 6 pages17u4d1 - Riverbend City Debrief/17u5d2-Team Project Update/17u6d1-Cohesion, Inclusion, and Identity/17-u7d1-Riverbend City Debrief
17u4d1 - Riverbend City Debrief/17u5d2-Team Project Update/17u6d1-Cohesion, Inclusion, and Identity/17-u7d1-Riverbend City Debrief
The following essay focuses on Riverbend City Debrief and team project update, that is, cohesion, inclusion and identity after a trail derailment that resulted in a catastrophe.
17u4d1 - Riverbend City Debrief
Nurses with difficulty integrating into the team Actually, there two nurses who have a problem integrating into the team. The first is Brandi Button, the respiratory therapist. In the first case, she cannot accommodate the opinion of other team …show more content…
This would have prevented few cases of conflicts reported among partners. Handling decision making Judging from the work done, the team was aware of the little time we had, given the number of patients. Hence, they made decisions that helped solve the situation. In short, the decisions were done correctly. Impact of technology and virtual teams on group process Technology and virtual teams to some extended affected the group process. Some nurses did not possess some skills to operate certain equipment hence, delaying the whole process. 17u6d1-Cohesion, Inclusion, and Identity Individualism and collectivism Individualism refers to the situation whereby everyone in the group is acting on his or her own choices. Individualists interact with the group as individuals. On the other hand, collectivism views group as the primary entity, having lost individuals along the way. Personally, I am a collectivist since I prefer working as a team rather than as an individual (Triandis, 2005). Significance of these concepts to teamwork The concept of individualism and collectivism is very critical in terms of teamwork. This is because, a team is supposed to work as collectivists. Hence, having some members preferring individualism delays the achievement of team’s goals. Working experience with an individualist On a certain day, there was an accident involving a bus. There were many casualties who required