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Nominal Group Technique
a decision-making method that begins and ends by having group members quietly write down and evaluate ideas to be shared with the group
the tendency for people in a group to exert less effort when pooling their efforts toward attaining a common goal than when individually accountable
social comparison cause team members to converge their performance to one another
How to Enhance Team Creativity?
-cognitive: goal instructions
-social: organization methods
-structural: environment methods
Cognitive: Goal Instructions
- set high goals
- explicit set rules
- Paulu's new rules
- positive mood
- increase in individual accountability
- analogical reasoning
- do not tell stories or explain ideas
- when no one is suggesting ideas restate the problem
- encourage non-talking people
Social: Organizational Methods
- trained facilitators
- brief breaks
- nominal group techniques
- Delfi technique
- step ladder technique
Step Ladder Technique
one member is added to each group, then those added member combine to make final decision
Structural: Environment Methods
- diversify the team
- fluid membership
- organizational networking
- traverse industries
- build a creative space and environment
Electronic Brainstorming (Advantages)
- parallel entry of ideas
- refinement and evaluation of ideas
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