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Preventing Groupthink

You have agreed to lead a group of students who will advise the university president on a matter of great concern to students. More specifically, the president has asked you to come up with a way to encourage students to complete their undergraduate degrees in less than five years. A lot rides on what you advise the university president. What might you as a leader do to prevent groupthink from causing you to make defective decisions in your group discussions?

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One of the ways by which to prevent groupthink from causing me to make effective decisions, is to remain focused on the importance of making a rational decision based upon the totality of ...

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This response provides information as to the importance of the leader of a group to be able to avoid groupthink mentality.