As noted in Landy and Conte (2013), there are many types of teams and roles that team members may have in these teams.
Provide an example of a team in which you were a member. Describe the type of team this example illustrates, as well as your role in the team.
How was the team developed, trained, and evaluated?
What strengths and weaknesses were there to the team?
Provide recommendations for how this team could have been more effective.
Be sure to relate to the concepts in the text throughout the posting.
Utilize at least one peer-reviewed journal article in your discussion
Cite sources used in APA format.
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