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Books on Business: Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Lencioni

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The Books on Business series gives students an opportunity to explore perspectives of thought leaders. This series will feature a variety of business titles, with host instructors who are faculty, staff and administrators within the Trulaske College of Business.

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team outlines the root causes of politics and dysfunction on the teams where you work, and the keys to overcoming them. Counter to conventional wisdom, the causes of dysfunction are both identifiable and curable. However, they don't die easily. Making a team functional and cohesive requires levels of courage and discipline that many groups cannot seem to muster. (Book concept description from author Patrick Lencoini’s The Table Group company website https://www.tablegroup.com/books/dysfunctions)

Technical notes: Book materials are provided at no additional cost to students. Participants are expected to read and absorb concepts of the materials and will be required to demonstrate comprehension, as well as work through conceptual activities. Students should plan to dedicate approximately 4-6 hours of hands-on time to complete the entire experience.

Notice: Students who complete the online session assignments/quizzes will not be charged. However, students who access the book materials and do not complete the assignments will be charged $10 to their student account for the cost of the online book access.

Students will have three weeks to complete all portions of this online professional development opportunity. Each individual will work at their own pace. All work must be completed by the close of the session on Friday, December 1 at 5 p.m. There are no other “Books on Business” sections during the Fall 2017 semester.

ABOUT THIS EVENT

  • 4-6 hours is the expected time commitment for successful completion.
  • 30 PDP points earned for successful completion.
  • Critical Thinking, Teamwork | Competency/ies addressed in this professional development experience.

This session takes students beyond the foundational knowledge gained in the BA course series (BA 1500, BA 2500, BA 3500) and helps students prepare for BA 4500 internship course opportunities and the professional world beyond.

(1) How do online PDP experiences work?

The PDP office will use your registration information to enroll you in a Canvas “course.” You can expect to receive an invitation to the Canvas experience a few days before the start date. To complete the experience, you will work through steps in a module at your own pace and according to the specific requirements of the online experience (for example, you may be instructed to watch a video, write a reflection paragraph, read an article, watch a lecture, take a quiz or any variety of these). All of the information you need will be included in the Canvas site.

(2) I want to participate in more than one event with this start date. Can I register for all events at once?

Yes. However, each event requires a separate reservation. Open each event individually to access the reservation page for that particular event.

(3) Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You may contact the Professional Development Program at Cornell Hall Room 304 or via e-mail at mubuspdp@missouri.edu.

(4) Can I transfer my registration if I decide I don’t want to do the online PDP?

No. Reservations are non-transferrable. Your reservation is set up for online access ONLY for person whose pawprint Student ID number was entered into the reservation system. If you can no longer participate, please log in to Eventbrite and cancel your original reservation. You can also email the PDP office at mubuspdp@missouri.edu and let us know your name, student ID number, start date, and name of the event that you cannot attend and request that we cancel it for you.

(5) What happens if I ask for help from someone who has done this PDP before?

ACADEMIC INTEGRITY WARNING: Any attempt to circumvent the PDP reservation system, secure a reservation for any reason outside of your own personal attendance for this event, or not complete the work yourself can be considered a violation of Academic Integrity, and is subject to consequences therein.

(6) Can I make as many reservations as I want?

Yes! However, The Professional Development Program office reserves the right to cancel reservations by any student that is abusing the reservation system. Examples of reservation system abuse include, but are not limited to, the following:Pervasive and systematic reservations beyond what is reasonable for the particular student in question

  • A pattern of no-shows at events that have been reserved
  • Any attempt to transfer reservations or profit from reservations made (see Academic Integrity Warning in FAQ #6 above).

(7) Is there a penalty if I make a reservation and then do not participate?

This is called a “no-show”. Students who demonstrate a pattern of no-shows may lose the privilege of making reservations. Please see FAQ #6 above.Have more questions? Check out these resources on the Professional Development Program website: (1) PDP Points Opportunity Syllabus (2) FAQ’s on the PDP web pagePervasive and systematic reservations beyond what is reasonable for the particular student in question


(8) Is there a penalty if I make a reservation and then do not show up?
This is called a “no-show”. Students who demonstrate a pattern of no-shows may lose the privilege of making reservations. Please see FAQ #7 above.


Have more questions? More resources are available on the Professional Development Program website.


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