Unit 3 – Discussion Board
Assignment Overview- Please provide Doctoral level work and provide references
Assignment: Unit 3 – Discussion Board
Type: Discussion Board
Points Possible: 25
Deliverable Length: 500–600 words
Primary Task Response:
Go to the CTU library (LIBRARY), and open the ABI Inform database. Find and review the following article:
- Boss, R. W. (1979). Essentials for successful organization development efforts. Group & Organization Studies (Pre-1986), 4(4), 496. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/232429368?accountid=144789
Address the following questions in 500–600 words:
- In appreciative inquiry, action research, and process consultation, a high level of participation among the members of the system desiring change is desired.
- Why is participation such a critical element of AR/AI/PC?
- How does maximizing the participation by the team members of the client system lead to the discovery and optimization of the organization’s strengths?
- What can the consultant do to maximize participation?