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    Reducing or Avoiding Group Think

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    What is the meaning of the term group think? What are some ways to reduce or avoid group think in group communication?

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    Communications discussion:

    When we engage in group think, we go along with the general consensus of the group. Group think is always damaging to a team. When group think is used, it discourages independent thinking from team members. It also discourages creativity and innovation from each person on the team. Group think works by everyone ...

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    The meaning and dangers of groupthink are discussed in this solution. Ways to avoid or reduce groupthink are also examined.