How did so many eggs get in this basket?

Dan Pierce/ February 24, 2016/ Teambuilding/ 0 comments

Don’t put all of your eggs in one basket. That old saying warns us to diversify our investments. Great teammates shouldn’t have a problem helping out another teammate. The danger comes when that help becomes expected and the less faithful and competent take advantage of the capacity of the faithful few. This is a huge morale killer as injustice is abided over time and most of the work is done by a small number of people on the team. Teams that allow this have lost the benefit of a team, have failed to diversify their investments and instead have bet everything on the ability of a few individuals.

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