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The 14 Types Of People In Every Group Project

The question isn't if you’ll have a group assignment… it's when. At least Office and SkyDrive will keep your team work and documents synced and organized, so you can focus on the important things. Like finishing. And, you know, not strangling your teammates.

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1. Team Perfect


"Assigned randomly" your foot. Their synergy of skills is downright unfair. Their team name is so clever it makes you cringe. Their collective laughter cuts through study rooms. Yes, you hate them, but you also want to be them.

3. The Boundless Ball Of Infinite Energy

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He is a tornado of typing, two weeks ahead of the reading, and a likely source of perpetual energy. Aside from the massive output of work this one produces, you can get a caffeine high simply by standing nearby.

11. Member of a Thousand E-mails

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"I can only meet this Thursday."

"Yeah! Tuesday is perfect."

"Wait, that e-mail was meant for another group. I'm actually cool with Thursday."

"Never mind. Something came up."

13. Master of Making Shiny Objects

Simon Fraser University / CC BY http://2.0 / Flickr: sfupamr

With a glue stick and Photoshop, she can transform a pile of fluffy research into a dazzling of distraction that will leave any T.A. dumbfounded.

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