A story about two teams who were given the same goal. One team failed; the other one succeeded. Why? Investing time in team building pays off.
Links to six articles on leadership and teams that were published in September 2010.
If your team has only one highest-priority request to work on, you’re lucky. More than likely you and your team have multiple top priority goals begging for your attention.
If you make all your goals timely, by giving them a deadline, you can use those deadlines to decide which goal your team should work on right now.
A team is: A group of people who work together to accomplish a shared goal. A small number of people with complementary skills who are committed to a common purpose, performance goals, and approach for which they are mutually accountable. From The Wisdom of Teams: Creating the High-Performance Organization. Any group of people organized to …