Knowledge bank

In this section you can download our presentations, texts and articles to use (free of charge) in order to enhance and develop your knowledge. Remember to reference to these when using these in other contexts. Here you will also find links to books where we are co-authors.

Books

Teams in the spotlight – Mette Sandahl, Mattias Wihlborg, Christian Jacobsson and Maria Åkerlund.

Loggbok för teamutveckling (free of charge)

Tools from Teams in the spotlight – Mette Sandahl, Mattias Wihlborg, Christian Jacobsson and Maria Åkerlund.

Teamutveckling i teori och praktik – Christian Jacobsson and Maria Åkerlund.

Creating effective teams – A guide for members and leaders – Susan A Wheelan, Maria Åkerlund and Christian Jacobsson.

Articles

Gren, L,. Jacobsson, C., Rydbo, N. & Lenberg, P (preprint). The Group Development Questionnaire Short (GDQS) Scales: Tiny-Yet-Effective Measures of Team/Small Group Development. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/u3p8c

Gren, L. Goldman, A. & Jacobsson C. (2019). The perceived effects of group developmental psychology training on agile software development teams. IEEE Softwaredoi.org/10.1109/MS.2019.2955675

Gren, L. Goldman, A. & Jacobsson C. (2019). Agile Ways of Working: A Team Maturity Perspective. Journal of Software: Evolution and Process. doi.org/10.1002/smr.2244

Jacobsson, C. & Wramsten Wilmar, M. (2019). Group Processes – The Links between Team Climate Inventory and Group Development Questionnaire. Clinical and Experimental Psychology. 5(2).

Jacobsson, C., Låstad, L. & Wramsten Wilmar, M. (2018). HSO Managers Spokesperson Self-Efficacy (SSE) when Meeting the Media. Clinical and Experimental Psychology. 4(3).

Team – Lagarbete – i dagens arbetsliv (Swedish article by Maria Åkerlund). This article is featured with the permission from Norstedts Juridik, who publish the magazine.

HSO Managers Spokesperson Self-Efficacy (SSE) when Meeting the Media by Christian Jacobsson, Lena Låstad & Maria Wramsten Wilmar (2018) in Clin Exp Psychol 4: 198. doi: 10.4172/2471-2701.1000198

Group Processes – The Links between Team Climate Inventory and Group Development Questionnaire by Christian Jacobsson & Maria Wramsten Wilmar (2019) in Clin Exp Psychol 5: 210

Christian Jacobsson on developing high performing teams at Volvo Group by Volvo Group Magazine 3.2018

Leadership – a team process developed through context awareness by Maria Åkerlund in Scandinavian Journal of Organizational Psychology

GDQ at IKEA by Swedish Personal&Ledarskap number 11, 2015

Teacher Team Effectiveness and Teacher’s Well-being by Christian Jacobsson and Maria Åkerlund

A Descriptive Study of Work Groups in the Swedish and U.S. Economy by Susan Wheelan and Christian Jacobsson

Consultants’ versus Managers’ – Perceptions of a Group Development Intervention Program by Christian Jacobsson

The Links Between Group Development and Health in Manufacturing Industry by Christian Jacobsson

Interview with Christian Jacobsson by Sunt Arbetsliv (article in Swedish)

Chefen i fokus – Lätt att leken spårar ut (Swedish article with Christian Jacobsson)

Media

Christian Jacobsson participates in the podcast Fråga Forskaren (in Swedish) – the theme: Collaboration in cross-functional teams and groups.

Summary of our launch-party in Stockholm 2017-03-21

Presentations from our seminar 2016-09-28

GDQ Associates slideshow (translation into English will be coming soon)

Developing high performing teams at the Volvo Group in partnership with GDQ Associates