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    What is Groupthink? How does it affect a team and a project?

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    According to the article entitled "Groupthink" at Wikipedia, Groupthink is "a type of thought exhibited by group members who try to minimize conflict and reach consensus without critically testing, analyzing, and evaluating ideas. Groupthink may cause groups to make hasty, irrational decisions, where individual doubts are set aside, for fear of upsetting the group's balance. The term is usually used as a derogatory term after the results of ...

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    The expert determines what is Groupthink. How it affects a team and project is determined.