Cog’s ladder | Human Resource Management homework help

Both the stages of a team’s life and Cog’s Ladder were developed in the United States. Consider how these steps/stages might look different in another country and culture.

  • Identify a country and culture and provide a brief description. Note that it will be helpful to have a deep understanding of the culture.
  • Identify an organization in that particular culture.
  • Describe how the five stages of team life or the five steps of Cog’s Ladder might look in the context of this other culture.
  • Add/delete stages/steps as you see fit.
  • Provide reasoning for your modifications.

Paper Requirements

  • Your paper should be 4-5 pages long, not counting the title and reference pages, which you must include.
  • Format your paper per APA guidelines
  • Use at least two scholarly sources to support your claims. (You may not use the required and recommended readings in this course.)


Charrier, G. O. (1972). Cog’s ladder: a model of group growth. SAM Advanced Management Journal, 37(1), 30-38.