chapter  12
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The project team is the fundamental staffing unit within the project management environment. When there is more than one person assigned to a project effort, a project team is formed either formally or informally. As project size and complexity grows, so does team size and complexity. A two-or three-person project team will benefit from team development activities. A larger, more diverse, and possibly geographically separated project team distinctly requires team development support to ensure project success.