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Groupthink Theory & HR – SHRM – Lesson 1

Author: Expatriate Foundation

Definition of groupthink  : a pattern of thought characterized by self-deception, forced manufacture of consent, and conformity to group values and ethics Examples of groupthink in a Sentence Recent Examples on the Web This goes back to early ’70s that Irving Janis was the social psychologist who coined the term groupthink. — Recode Staff, Recode, [...]

Groupthink Theory & HR – SHRM – Lesson 2

Author: Expatriate Foundation

    Please read and review the following article: How groupthink can damage your organization https://www.journalofaccountancy.com/newsletters/2016/oct/groupthink-damage-organization.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ao5JTMc5GUM Groupthink is an occurrence where by a group comes to a unanimous decision about a possible action despite the existence of fact that points to another correct course of action.

Groupthink Theory & HR – SHRM – Lesson 3

Author: Expatriate Foundation

Please read and review the following article: The Nation: NASA's Curse?; 'Groupthink' Is 30 Years Old, And Still Going Strong https://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/09/weekinreview/the-nation-nasa-s-curse-groupthink-is-30-years-old-and-still-going-strong.html?_r=0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ds3-ljxTRvo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKH5ITx6AAk   Note: After successful completion of this final quiz, please return to the first page of this course to view and print your personalized certificate. The certificate is located on the upper [...]