“Forget it. This is a waste of time!” Charlie said. He turned and looked directly across the table at his teammate Joe, “No way am I working with you Joe. Frankly, I don’t like you, nor trust you.” A silence fell across the room. Then, as if in unison, the team sitting around the table … Continued
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Teamwork is a choice and a strategic one at that. Teams exist both at work and at home. Great teams take discipline and commitment. We believe teams make better faster decisions, leverage each other’s strengths and provide smarter, more creative outcomes than any one individual, and frankly, they usually have more fun. Having said that, we also believe teamwork takes discipline and commitment. Anytime we bring more than one person to the table, things can get messy. We will step on...
THE WHOLE YOU!
In order to be successful in life, so many of us think we have to compartmentalize who we are, presenting different sides of ourselves to our work colleagues, family or friendships. At work we think we must “be professional” and...
Higher Profitability! New Product Launched! Increased Sales! Championship Won! Great Customer Experience! Positive Brand Recognition! Fulfilling Relationships! A “Wow” Experience! These are Great Results! We all want them. We can’t make them happen alone. We need a team. However, even when we...
Size Matters When it comes to teams, size matters. We’ve worked with all sizes of teams over the past twelve years that we have had our doors open. That means lots and lots of teams, ranging from three members to 25. We have repeatedly found that once a team is over 12 members, it is … Continued
What Normally Happens “Okay folks, great meeting today. I’ll craft a company-wide email to go out later this week. We also have the end of the month, all-hands meeting. So I can speak to most of what we covered today there.” Larry, as CEO, liked getting the key messages out to folks. “Is everyone clear … Continued