1 More Time: Me to We
Is your company infected by a bad case of individualism? Do you have internal competition to see what each individual can do and how each can outperform the other? If you do, those are very destructive traits, because we know that success is a team sport. The United States military has proven that teamwork must be the goal of all training and activities. If you don’t have teamwork, you’re wasting a lot of manpower.
There’s probably no better example of changing “me” to “we” than to watch NASCAR racing. When one car is alone out on the track, trying to cut its way through the air at high speed, it’s a challenge. When a second car comes up behind that one and they team up, the second car gets in the draft and it accelerates ...