The Relationship between Management Team Size and Team Performance: The Mediating Effect of Team Psychological Safety

Master thesis English OPEN
Midthaug, Mari Bratterud;
(2017)
  • Subject: team size team psychological safety management teams team performance
    mesheuropmc: education

The purpose of this thesis is to explore the relationship between team size (number of team members) and team performance in management teams. There is a lack of empirical research exploring the potential links between these two elements within management teams. Further... View more
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    Previous Research on the Relationship Between Size and Performance...................................4 Process Loss, Task Focus and Productivity...........................................................................6 Diversity, Team Size and Performance .................................................................................8 The Information/Decision-Making Perspective.....................................................................8 The Social Categorization Perspective and Social Identity ...............................................9 The Categorization-Elaboration Model (CEM) .................................................................9

    Rationale and Hypotheses........................................................................................................10 The Mediating Role of Team Psychological Safety ............................................................11 Team Psychological Safety and Individual Well-Being and Growth ..................................13 Team psychological safety, learning and growth ............................................................13 Team psychological safety and individual well-being.....................................................14

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