“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” Phil Jackson. Legendary NBA coach, Phil Jackson, on team dynamics and sacrificing individual glory for the success of the team.
In the last 10 years, most companies cut team building. Yet the most successful companies literally doubled down on teams. Team building days died… But the incredible rise of Agile is bringing them back. HR managers, corporate facilitators and training managers will remember Monday September 15, 2008 for all of the wrong reasons. For anyone wondering, it was the day that Lehman Brothers collapsed, the largest corporate avalanche in history. Something else died that day, but it didn’t make any headlines.