Blog Post

Teamwork Works

14th October 2020 |

 

In this rapidly evolving virtual world and working environments, we must not forget our human needs and our desire to develop our own life pathway successfully and happily.

The Taoist saying that

“…the journey we go on in life is our reward”

 has been substantially reinforced by Robert Louis Stevenson who said

"…. to travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive, and the true success is to labour."

 stressing to us, “how” we undertake our life journey is the true reward for each of us. Helen Keller reinforced this reflecting that

"Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." 

So, to achieve our aspirations we need a route which enables us to be happy, accomplished and avoid regret as much as possible. The route of working together as a team .. Teamwork

Don’t take my word for it!  Just look at how a sample of experts recognise the huge value of Teamwork, embracing each member’s ability to work together towards a shared concept and aspirations…

Whichever quote you like the best, it is evident that everyone can be happier, achieve more and avoid disappointment by … working together as one team, rather than working on one’s own.  

Teamwork Works

Ken Blanchard

"None of us is as smart as all of us."

Henry Ford

"If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself." 

Henry Ford

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success."

Vince Lombardi

"Individual commitment to a group effort--that is what makes a teamwork, a company work, a society work, a civilization work." 

Michael Jordan

"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships." 

Phil Jackson

"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team."

Margaret Mead

 “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed. It is the only thing that ever has.” 

Andrew Carnegie

"Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results." 

 Mattie Stepanek

"Unity is strength. . . when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved." 

Patrick Lencioni

"Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability."

Jean-Francois Cope

".. choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition." 

Louisa May Alcott

"It takes two flints to make a fire."

Mike Krzyzewski

"..teamwork is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. You become selfless." 

James Cash Penney

"The best teamwork comes from those who are working independently toward one goal in unison." 

Margaret Carty

“The nicest thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.” –

 

What quote steers you and your team?

Teamwork Works

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