By Kim Bassett
“The whole is better than the sum of its parts.” Aristotle said this an eon ago and it still holds true today. This is particularly important when putting together a high functioning leadership team.
There is no such thing as the perfect team and some of the best teams are not made up of “superstars.” The true power of a high performing team lies in how well each member clicks together. A team is better as the whole, not any one individual.
As the leader of such a team, you have to be on alert, tending the team, and assuring that everyone is in sync. Here are five key ways to build and keep a high performing leadership team. [Read more…]