Is Your Team Too Big

Is Your Team Too Big? Too Small? What’s the Right Number?

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Source: Knowledge@Wharton Jun 14, 2006 hen it comes to athletics, sports teams have a specific number of team players: A basketball team needs five, baseball nine, and soccer 11. But when it comes to the workplace, where teamwork is increasingly widespread throughout complex and expanding organizations, there is no hard-and-fast rule to determine the optimal number to have on each …


New York Times: Allure of Europe Is Drawing Students

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Source: The New York Times by Tony Smith Jul 18, 2003 When Newton Campos returned home to Brazil in March with a new job, to recruit M.B.A. applicants for his alma mater, the Spanish business school Instituto de Empresa, his bosses were not expecting him to enroll any students in his first year. ”They warned me that the first and …