O'Reilly logo

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick M. Lencioni

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 31. PLOWING ON

Kathryn pushed forward. "Listen. We aren't going to solve this one right here. It's a process, and we don't need to get bogged down contemplating our navels for more than a few minutes. Let's just stick to our plan of building a team, and then the prospect of putting this one first might not seem so daunting."

The group seemed ready to shake off their funk, so Kathryn asked a simple question to get things going. "How are we doing?"

Jeff spoke first. "I think we can't deny what has happened since last off-site. I mean, if you would have told me that JR would quit and that we would already have someone like Nick in his place, I would have accused you of engineering the whole thing from the beginning."

Nick agreed. "Well, I never ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required