Teaming UpCollaboration draws upon the unique skillsets of individuals to achieve a common goal among a group. But for specialization to work, teaming up (aka, collaboration) with others who have complementary skills is critical. And I am happy to see that’s becoming the norm in philanthropy.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.Michael Jordan The first ingredient to successful collaboration is leaving out your ego. The second is shedding the fear of getting involved. How often have you heard someone say, “You know, in that meeting I was about to speak up about XYZ issue, but …” Of course, the latter also requires a team leader who can successfully motivate the group.