It's a Good Life
S2E63 How a Team Works, or Doesn't - an Interview with Pat Lencioni Part 1
Even the best teams can struggle sometimes. In this episode, author and speaker Pat Lencioni outlines some of the dysfunctions that can hinder a team and teaches how to overcome these to build an effective and cohesive unit.
YOU WILL LEARN:
· Why trust is so important.
· Why conflict is necessary.
· How to ensure commitment.
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NOTEWORTHY QUOTES FROM THIS EPISODE:
“What we assume is what’s important.” – Pat Lencioni
“We need one another. God didn't design any of us to have everything we need.” – Pat Lencioni
“When you have a diversity of skill sets and gifts on a team, and you appreciate those, it changes everything.” – Pat Lencioni
“Conflict, when there is trust, is nothing but the pursuit of truth. It's the pursuit of the best answer.” – Pat Lencioni
“Commitment requires conflict. If you're trying to make a decision as a team, the people on the team are not going to buy in if they didn't weigh in.” – Pat Lencioni