chapter 8 - org

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  1. group
    2 or more individuals, interacting and independent, who have come together to acheive particular objectives
  2. formal groups
    those defined by the organizations structure
  3. informal groups
    alliances that are neither formally structured nor organizationally determined
  4. command group
    determined by the organization chart. compaosed of individuals who report directly to a given manager plus the manager
  5. task groups
    • organizationally determined
    • represent individuals working together to complete a job task
  6. interest group
    people who may or may noot be aligned into common command or task groups may affiliate to attain a specific objective with which each is concerned
  7. friendship groups
    groups formed because individual members have one or more common characteristics
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chapter 8 - org
chapter 8 terms for OB
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